Managing Innovation and Standards

A Case in the European Heating Industry

by Paul Moritz Wiegmann

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Book Description

This book provides an in-depth study of the management of standards and regulation in sustainable and radical innovation development. It considers the case of micro Combined Heat and Power (mCHP) technology. The developers of this radical innovation in the European heating sector encountered major conflicts when attempting to create or adapt standards when bringing the technology to market. Utilising rich research data and interviews with key actors, the author uses this case to derive a grounded theory on the management of standards and regulation during an innovation process. The results also have important implications for innovators, which are reflected in clear advice for practice.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Managing Innovation and Standards ebook for free in PDF format (2.4 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Business and Management
Publisher
Palgrave Pivot
Published
2019
Pages
177
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783030015312
ISBN10
3030015319
ISBN13 Digital
9783030015329
ISBN10 Digital
3030015327
PDF Size
2.4 MB
License
CC BY

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