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Extrinsic and intrinsic motivations to innovate: tracing the motivation of ‘grassroot’ innovators in India


  • Saradindu Bhaduri


  • Hemant Kumar



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  • Saradindu Bhaduri & Hemant Kumar, 2011. "Extrinsic and intrinsic motivations to innovate: tracing the motivation of ‘grassroot’ innovators in India," Mind & Society: Cognitive Studies in Economics and Social Sciences, Springer;Fondazione Rosselli, vol. 10(1), pages 27-55, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:minsoc:v:10:y:2011:i:1:p:27-55 DOI: 10.1007/s11299-010-0081-2

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    2. Anil Nair & Orhun Guldiken & Stav Fainshmidt & Amir Pezeshkan, 2015. "Innovation in India: A review of past research and future directions," Asia Pacific Journal of Management, Springer, vol. 32(4), pages 925-958, December.


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