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Further reading

Chesbrough, Henry. (2003). Open Innovation - The New Imperative for Creating and Profiting from Technology. HBS Press.

Christensen, Clayton M. (2003). The Innovator's Solution - Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth. HBS Press.

Haour, George. (2004). Resolving the Innovation Paradox - Enhancing Growth in Technology Companies. Palgrave Macmillan.

Hargagon, Andrew. (2003). How Breakthroughs Happen - The Surprising Truth About How Companies Innovate. HBS Press.

(2001). Harvard Business Review on Innovation. HBS Press.

Hippel, Eric. (1988). The Sources of Innovation. Oxford University Press.

Peter F. Drucker. (1985). Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Practice and principles. Harper Collins Publishers, Inc.

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