Special Issue "Sustainability of Economy, Society, and Environment in the 4th Industrial Revolution"
A special issue of Sustainability (ISSN 2071-1050). This special issue belongs to the section "Economic, Business and Management Aspects of Sustainability".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 December 2018)
Prof. Dr. JinHyo Joseph Joseph Yun *
Techno Jungang Daero, Hyeonpung-myeon, Dalseong-Gun, Daegu, 42988, Korea
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Phone: +82-53-785-4410 (010-6697-8355)
Interests: open innovation; business model; open innovation economy; social open innovation; schumpeterian dynamics; game theory; political economics; complexity
* Managing Guest Editor
Dr. Zheng Liu
Business School, University of South Wales, Pontypridd, CF37 1DL, UK;Centre for Innovation and Development, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, No. 200 Xiaolingwei, Nanjing 210094, China
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Interests: innovation ecosystem; open innovation; innovation strategy and policy; creative industry
This Special Issue includes selected studies that contribute to our understanding of how sustainability of economy, environment, and society in the 4th industrial revolution is possible. This Special Issue attempts to answer to the requirement “How to respond to the 4th industrial revolution? Open Innovation and Cyber-Physics from Manufacturing to Service Industry, the theme of SOItmC 2018 conference”. This Special Issue seeks to collect theoretical and empirical studies on open innovation management, open innovation economy, open business models, open service innovation, open Cyber-Physics, and others. In addition to these 39 papers, which were selected from SOItmC 2018 special sessions, nearly more than 50 papers will be published in this Special Issue.Dr. JinHyo Joseph Yun
Dr. Zheng Liu
Manuscript Submission Information
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- open innovation
- open business model
- service innovation
- the 4th industrial revolution