Japan's National Innovation System: Rebuilding the Engine of Growth

Author(s)/Editor(s) Written and edited by GOTO Akira, KODAMA Toshihiro
Publisher University of Tokyo Press
ISBN 4-13-040224-2
Publication Date March 2006

Table of Contents

Introduction: Japan's national innovation system

Section I: Science linkage and university-industry collaboration
Chapter 1: Measuring science linkage with Japanese patents
Chapter 2: Analytical framework for university-industry collaboration
Chapter 3: University-industry-government collaboration in the development of human resources for science and technology

Section II: SMEs and formation of networks
Chapter 4: Roles of product-developing SMEs in the formation of industrial clusters
Chapter 5: SME collaboration with universities and R&D networks

Section III: Corporate strategy and coordination
Chapter 6: Multi-sided software platform
Chapter 7: Study of architecture-based comparative advantage
Chapter 8: Complexity and organizational limits in science-oriented industries
Chapter 9: Innovation and organizational and management reforms

* This publication is in Japanese. An English translation is not available.