Academia Revista Latinoamericana de Administración


Regional Management Studies

Table Of Contents: Volume 30 Issue 4

Managing innovation in the Argentinian nuclear sector

Javier Cantero, Natalia Lorena Gonzalez, Daiana Diaz

The design, construction, and operation of a nuclear power plant (NPP) pose technological and R&D challenges for the organisations concerned. The purpose of this paper is…

Creative economy as a social technology approach

Dalia Maimon Schiray, Cristine Clemente Carvalho, Rita Afonso

The purpose of this paper is to discuss the characteristics of creative economies in favelas and their potential in terms of social development from a comparison between…

Academic patenting in Brazil: the role of academic inventors in PCT patent applications – 2002-2012

Kelyane Silva, Alexandre Guimarães Vasconcellos, Josealdo Tonholo, Manuel Mira Godinho

The purpose of this paper is to analyse the patenting activity of the Brazilian academic sector vis-à-vis the domestic business sector, taking into account the recent…

Management innovation and social innovation: convergences and divergences

Daniel Paulino Teixeira Lopes, Naldeir dos Santos Vieira, Allan Claudius Queiroz Barbosa, Cristina Parente

The purpose of this paper is to discuss recent developments in the fields of management innovation and social innovation, in order to discover any possible convergences…

Searching to bridge the gaps: a new typology of university-industry interaction

Paola Rücker Schaeffer, Andréia Cristina Dullius, Rodrigo Maldonado Rodrigues, Paulo Antonio Zawislak

The purpose of this paper is to propose a new typology to leverage the different knowledge gaps existing between universities and industries. This new typology classifies…

Innovation and development: a revision of the Latin American thought

Javier Jasso, Maria del Carmen Del Valle, Ismael Núñez

The purpose of this paper is to review the contributions of what has been established as Latin American thought, as science, technology, and innovation (STI) in Latin…

Innovation capabilities in services: a multi-cases approach

Vanessa Marques Daniel, Mauricio Pozzebon de Lima, Ângela Maria Ferrari Dambros

Considering the importance of services and innovation for the modern economy and the peculiarities that differentiate services from tangible goods, the purpose of this…

Financial exposure and technology innovation investment

Vitor da Mata Quintella, Antônio Francisco de Almeida da Silva Jr, Jose Ricardo Uchoa Cavalcanti Almeida, Marcelo Embiruçu

The purpose of this paper is to identify, measure and optimise financial risk and its effect on returns from innovation projects on an accrual basis and on a cash basis in…

Innovation beyond technology: perspectives from Latin America

Paulo Antônio Zawislak, Jorge Tello-Gamarra, Edi Madalena Fracasso, Oscar Castellanos

The purpose of this paper is to present eight papers selected from ALTEC 2015 that provide an overview of innovation in Latin America.



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