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Title: Wearing failure as a path to innovation
Authors: Ferreira, J.
Fernandes, C.
Ferreira, F.
Keywords: Innovation
Innovation failure
Company knowledge
Community Innovation Survey (CIS)
Issue Date: 2020
Publisher: Elsevier
Abstract: Innovation is a widely acknowledged key component of corporate performance management. However, most of the literature on this topic has tended to focus on determinants of corporate failure, thereby neglecting to look at the role of innovation failure in triggering innovative initiatives. By using a sample of companies covered by 2014 Community Innovation Survey data and applying econometric models, this study sought to analyze the impacts of innovative project failure. The results show that innovation failure is negatively correlated with companies’ experience and acquisition of external knowledge. The main findings are consistent with the scarce literature on this research topic, and highlight the positive role that companies’ accumulated experience has in their assimilation of knowledge flows.
Peer reviewed: yes
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10071/20744
DOI: 10.1016/j.jbusres.2020.08.006
ISSN: 0148-2963
Ciência-IUL: https://ciencia.iscte-iul.pt/id/ci-pub-73978
Appears in Collections:DMOG-RI - Artigos em revistas internacionais com arbitragem científica

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