By John Sibley Butler, David V. Gibson
As we movement additional into the twenty first century, expanding emphasis is being put on the significance of know-how move. via new examine and practices, students, practitioners and policymakers have made nice strides in broadening our figuring out and talent to enforce expertise move and commercialization techniques. The fruit of that study is accumulated during this well timed quantity. expertise move is a dynamic region of research that examines conventional issues resembling highbrow estate administration, the administration of danger, industry id, the function of private and non-private labs, and the position of universities. This quantity displays on how govt, enterprise and academia impression expertise move in several nations and the way the infrastructure of a rustic complements expertise and contributes to every country's total economic system. reading and adopting the tactics of know-how move and commercialization - or, construction leading edge ecosystems - is important to seeing luck during this electronic age. these prime the surge towards development leading edge ecosystems for expertise move are the guys of the Institute for Innovation Creativity and Capital (IC2 Institute) on the collage of Texas at Austin. international in its scope of fixing marketplace economic climate difficulties, for this quantity the Institute has targeted its lens on sped up knowledge-based improvement. the following, students from thirteen nations come jointly to critique know-how move from every one in their respective countries. the result of their contributions lend cutting edge perception to precisely how various international locations are operating to maximise expertise move and commercialization in doubtful occasions. people with an curiosity in commercialization and know-how move, from scholars to students, practitioners to policymakers, will locate this crucial choice of nice price.