ERIC Number: ED501665
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Feb
Reference Count: 23
A Multiple Case Study of Innovation
Zheng, Wei; Khoury, Anne E.
Online Submission, Paper presented at the Academy of Human Resource Development International Research Conference in the Americas (Panama City, FL, Feb 20-24, 2008)
This study aims to explore how leadership and contextual factors influence innovation in R&D teams in national laboratories, using the approach of multiple case studies. This paper provides some preliminary findings from two highly innovative teams residing in two national laboratories in the US. The preliminary results suggested several common characteristics regarding leadership, social capital, and learning culture. Implications for HRD are drawn.
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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