Technology in the Modern Corporation

Technology in the Modern Corporation

A Strategic Perspective

1st Edition - January 1, 1986

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  • Editor: Mel Horwitch
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483160542

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Technology in the Modern Corporation: A Strategic Perspective examines the role of technology in corporate planning and all that this relationship implies to corporate organization and strategy. Organized into 13 chapters, this book first discusses the management of corporate entrepreneurship; technological innovation and interdependence; and the rise and character of modern technology strategy. Subsequent chapters describe corporate research and development; corporate strategies for managing emerging technologies; approaches for the strategic management of technology; innovation and corporate strategy; and executive succession, strategic reorientations, and organization evolution.

Table of Contents

  • Preface


    Chapter 1 Managing Corporate Entrepreneurship: New Structures for Implementing Technological Innovation

    Chapter 2 Technological Innovation and Interdependence: Challenge for the Large, Complex Firm

    Chapter 3 Timing Technological Transitions

    Chapter 4 The Emergence of Technology Strategy: A New Dimension of Strategic Management

    Chapter 5 Corporate Research and Development: The Latest Transformation

    Chapter 6 Corporate Strategies for Managing Emerging Technologies

    Chapter 7 Strategy and Technology in the Toppan Printing Company

    Chapter 8 New Approaches for the Strategic Management of Technology

    Chapter 9 The Status of Technology Strategy in Europe

    Chapter 10 Innovation and Corporate Strategy: Managed Chaos

    Chapter 11 Technology Policy in Japanese Firms: Decision-Making, Supplier Links, and Technical Goals

    Chapter 12 Executive Succession, Strategic Reorientations, and Organization Evolution The Microcomputer Industry as a Case in Point

    Chapter 13 The Role of Japan-Based R & D in Global Technology Strategy

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  • No. of pages: 244
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1986
  • Published: January 1, 1986
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483160542

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Mel Horwitch

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