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Modes of experimentation: an innovation process--and competitive--variable

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  • Thomke, Stefan
  • von Hippel, Eric
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  • Thomke, Stefan & von Hippel, Eric & Franke, Roland, 1998. "Modes of experimentation: an innovation process--and competitive--variable," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 27(3), pages 315-332, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:respol:v:27:y:1998:i:3:p:315-332
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