Patterns of Spin-Outs and Innovation

  • Hiroshi Shimizu
Part of the Advances in Japanese Business and Economics book series (AJBE, volume 21)


Up until Part II, this study has been exploring the history of technological evolution in laser diode, mainly in U.S. and Japan. Let us now focus on the pattern of spin-out and innovation. This chapter first examines the pattern of innovation in technology in the U.S. and Japan. Then, it analyzes how spin-outs affected their respective patterns of innovation.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hiroshi Shimizu
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  1. 1.Faculty of CommerceWaseda UniversityTokyoJapan

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