publication . Part of book or chapter of book . Other literature type . 2013

The Organization of Innovation in Ecosystems: Problem Framing, Problem Solving, and Patterns of Coupling

ANDREA PRENCIPE;
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  • Published: 22 Jul 2013
  • Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing Limited
Abstract
Abstract This chapter adopts a problem-solving perspective to analyze the competitive dynamics of innovation ecosystems. We argue that features such as uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity, entail different knowledge requirements which explain the varying abilities of focal firms to coordinate the ecosystem and benefit from the activities of their suppliers, complementors, and users. We develop an analytical framework to interpret various instances of coupling patterns and identify four archetypical types of innovation ecosystems.
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