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Determinants of technological innovation performance of Korean SMBs and their implications

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Frame of Image ical technological innovation, a phenomenon reflecting the growing economic uncertainty associated with the financial crisis that began in 2008. The resources the government can spare to support innovation are limited, as the sources of fiscal revenue continue to shrink, while spending on unemployment and benefits for the elderly continue to rise. All these developments point to the growing need to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the activities of technological innovation in SMBs. Technological innovation proceeds in a cycle of strategy development, planning, implementation, technological accomplishment, and commercial success. It is particularly important to identify the obstacles and problems affecting each part of this cycle and remove them where possible. In order to remove the obstacles to SMBs’ technological innovation by using policy means, it is first and foremost necessary to conduct a thorough survey of the actual conditions surrounding SMBs’
technological innovation. While the conditions surrounding large corporations’ innovative activities re m a i n r e l a t i v e l y h o m o g e n o u s , t h o s e o f S M B s greatly vary from context to context. It is thus important to conduct a wide-ranging, general, and objective analysis of the diverse types of SMBs and develop policy means accordingly. Numerous fact-finding missions are in progress in Korea to reach a general conclusion regarding the activities and characteristics of technological innovation i


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Title Determinants of technological innovation performance of Korean SMBs and their implications
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Korea Institute for Industrial Economics & Trade

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[Seoul]:Korea Institute for Industrial Economics & Trade

Date 2013-11
Journal Title; Vol./Issue KIET Industrial Economic Review: Cover Story:vol. 18(no. 6)
Pages 11
Subject Country South Korea(Asia and Pacific)
Language English
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Original Format pdf
Subject Industry and Technology < Science/Technology
Industry and Technology < Entrepreneurship
Holding KIET; KDI School