The university-driven ecosystem

The university-driven ecosystem

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Entrepreneurship and its connection to the manifestations of innovation has been discussed in academia for quite some time. The last 15 years saw the increasing relevance of open innovation and a rising prominence of so-called ecosystems. As interactions between different stakeholders become more complex, innovation ecosystems are becoming of prime...

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... adaptation of Figure 1 that conceptualises the IEs in question is shown in Figure 2 (the figure shows only four startups for the sake of brevity). This format is very similar to what is referred to as the hub-based ecosystem where a central stakeholder (i.e. the hub firm) acts as a leader and dictates the governing rules and general direction of the ecosystem (Nambisan and Baron, 2013). ...