Technological Innovation, Corporate R&D Alliances and Organizational Learning

Publication Date: January 1995

Publisher: Pardee Rand Graduate School

Author(s): Wayne Walker

Research Area: Business; Science and technology

Type: Report


This research was undertaken to determine whether and to what extent innovation and financial benefits result from corporate participation in cooperative R&D alliances, and how that participation is shaped by executive attitudes toward the learning opportunities and opportunistic threats that alliances pose.