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Volume 4
Issue 1
Online publication date 2010-02-10
Title Role of innovation in growth of countries
Author Tejinder Sara
Abstract The paper discusses the role of innovative capability in growth of a country by arguing that in the long run, a nation’s higher order competitive advantage can be built only with innovation. The paper also identifies eight determinants of innovation capability of a country. The discussion of these eight determinants should be useful for policy makers in countries attempting to promote economic growth by improving the productivity of the firms in their countries.
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Keywords Innovation, economic growth, productivity of the firms, innovative firms, innovation capability of a country.
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.15208/pieb.2010.3
Pages 15-17
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