Special Issue "Sustainability of Economic Growth: Combining Technology, Market and Society"
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 (31 December 2017)
Prof. Dr. JinHyo Joseph Yun *
Convergence Research Center for Future Automotive Technology, Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST), Daegu, 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
Prof. Dr. Tan Yigitcanlar
Department of Knowledge Engineering, School of Technology, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Campus Universitário, Trindade, CEP 88040-900, Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
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Phone: +55 48 99108 1160
Interests: smart and sustainable cities; urban innovation system; urban knowledge and innovation spaces; knowledge-based development
This Special Issue includes selected studies that contribute to our understanding on how sustainability of economic growth through the combination of technology, market, and society. The Special Issue attempts to answer to the requirement of our motto of “Let’s conquer the growth limits of capitalism by combining technology, market and society”, which is the theme of SOItmC (Society of Open Innovation: Technology, Market, and Complexity) 2017 conference. This Special Issue seeks to collect theoretical and empirical studies on open innovation strategy, micro and macro open innovation economy, open business models, and relevant combinations along with the critical sustainability issue. In addition to the below-listed papers, which were selected from SOItmC 2017 special sessions, up to 40 papers will be considered for publication in the Special Issue.
Dr. JinHyo Joseph Yun
Dr. Tan Yigitcanlar
Dr. Kwang Ho Jung
Manuscript Submission Information
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- open innovation;
- open business model;
- new combination;
- innovation strategy;
- public policy