The New Inventors

Flowers, Stephen, Mateos-Garcia, Juan, Sapsed, Jonathan, Nightingale, Paul, Grantham, Andrew and Voss, Georgina (2008) The New Inventors.

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Abstract

User-led innovation - where users play an active part in the development of new or improved products and services - is exploding: proliferating digital technologies mean that we're all potential innovators now. New firms based on user-led innovation are being sold for hundreds of millions of dollars only a few years after being founded. Policymakers have remain somewhat sceptical about the importance of user-led innovation. But if the UK is to harness this new wave of invention and creativity, it needs to develop world-leading policy in support of user-led innovation. This means being more aware of the impact of new legislation on user-led innovation, and establishing a forum to ensure that policy makers hear directly from these new inventors.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Business, Management and Economics > Business and Management
Depositing User: Georgina Voss
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 20:36
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2013 15:31
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/26963
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