Engineering biological systems toward a sustainable bioeconomy.

Related Articles Engineering biological systems toward a sustainable bioeconomy. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 2015 Apr 7; Authors: Lopes MS Abstract The nature of our major global risks calls for sustainable innovations to decouple economic growth from greenhouse gases emission. The development of sustainable technologies has been negatively impacted by several factors including sugar production costs, … Read more

How to Become an Innovative Company: A Case Study

A case study of a large food and beverage corporation is presented to show why and how this company changed from very conservative to very innovative. As a result of the study a company innovation development model is suggested, based on resources and capabilities to change and innovate, market orientation, leadership, free exchange of ideas, … Read more

Is entrepreneurship necessarily good? Microeconomic evidence from developed and developing countries

The aim of this study is to provide a microeconomic investigation of the concept of entrepreneurship; in particular, the following issues will be discussed: (i) the alternative ways of looking at entrepreneurship, distinguishing “creative destruction” from simple “turbulence”; (ii) the different microeconomic determinants of new firm formation, distinguishing “progressive” from “regressive” drivers; (iii) the relationship … Read more

Exploring the idea of the Creative Class in an African city: A case study of ICT professionals in Nairobi

Written by Lauren Rosenberg (see below for her bio) Securing urban economic growth in new economy is less dependent on access to physical resources and increasingly dependent on attracting talent who… [Visit www.afrinnovator.com for full links, other content, and more! ] Go to Source Tags: economic growth, Creative Class