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Cooperation In The Field Of Innovation, Absorptive Capacity, Public Financial Support And Determinants Of The Innovative Performance Of Enterprise



    (Universidade da Beira Interior — Faculdade de Ciências, Sociais e Humanas, Portugal)


    (Universidade da Beira Interior — Faculdade de Ciências, Sociais e Humanas, Portugal)


    (Universidade da Beira Interior — Faculdade de Ciências, Sociais e Humanas, Portugal)


The aim of this paper is to better understand whether cooperation, absorptive capacity and public financial support for innovation activities, how they influence the innovative performance of Portuguese enterprise. The literature review focuses the importance of these three factors both drivers as the limiters process of business innovation, influencing the innovative performance of enterprise. Based on a review of the literature, hypotheses are formulated, which are tested with secondary data resources from the Community Innovation Survey 2010. This questionnaire was implemented under the supervision of EUROSTAT. The method used is the logistic regression model. The results obtained confirm that the implementation of cooperation with partners belonging to internal sources of business has a significant influence on the innovations achieved at the level of both products and processes.

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  • Dulcineia Catarina Moura & Maria José Madeira & Filipe A. P. Duarte, 2019. "Cooperation In The Field Of Innovation, Absorptive Capacity, Public Financial Support And Determinants Of The Innovative Performance Of Enterprise," International Journal of Innovation Management (ijim), World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., vol. 24(04), pages 1-28, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:wsi:ijimxx:v:24:y:2019:i:04:n:s1363919620500383
    DOI: 10.1142/S1363919620500383

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