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Accession Number PB2003-102756
Title Determinants in Success in ATP-Funded R&D Joint Ventures. A Preliminary Analysis Based on 18 Automobile Manufacturing Projects.
Publication Date Dec 2001
Media Count 34p
Personal Author B. C. Powell J. H. Dyer
Abstract This study examines how participants in Advanced Technology Program (ATP) funded R&D joint venture projects view success, as well as the factors that influence the R&D ventures success in achieving its technical and commercialization objectives. Success i ...
Keywords Advanced Technology Program(ATP)
ATP(Advanced Technology Program)
Automobile industry
Automotive industry
Joint ventures
Market analysis
Research and development
Technology innovation

Source Agency National Institute of Standards and Technology
NTIS Subject Category 96 - Business & Economics
85 - Transportation
Corporate Author Wharton School, Philadelphia, PA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 0310
Contract Number N/A

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