Outsourcing of Research by Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Firms
AbstractKnowledge in biological sciences is now advancing across such a broad front and at such a pace that, whatever its siza, no firm can hope t keep up in all areas. Outsourcing of research is an alternative to acquisitions as a way of keeping up. In this monograph we review the benefits abd costs of research outsourcing.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University of Guelph, Department of Economics in its series Working Papers with number 1997-2.
Length: 51 pages
Date of creation: 1997
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