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Engines of Innovation: U.S. Industrial Research at the End of an Era

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Traditionally, industrial laboratories like AT&T's Bell Labs and the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center were wellsprings of powerful new technologies. Yet in the competitive environment of the 1980s and 1990s research activities have been downsized, redirected, and restructured within most of the firms that once were major sponsors of industrial research. In this book, to ...more
Hardcover, 278 pages
Published July 1st 1996 by Harvard Business Review Press (first published May 1996)
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