Technological innovations in Indian Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) sector: does firm size matter? Online publication date: Mon, 24-Jul-2006
by M.H. Bala Subrahmanya
International Journal of Innovation and Learning (IJIL), Vol. 3, No. 5, 2006
Abstract: SMEs, irrespective of size, are primarily engaged in 'incremental technological innovations' with self efforts. But average innovation expenditure and innovation personnel increased with firm size. There is a positive relationship between innovation expenditure and value of output, and negative relationship between innovation intensity and firm size. Innovation expenditure with labour and capital has a significant influence on the value of output in each of the sub sectors.
Online publication date: Mon, 24-Jul-2006
If you are not a subscriber and you just want to read the full contents of this article, buy online access here.Complimentary Subscribers, Editors or Members of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Innovation and Learning (IJIL):
Login with your Inderscience username and password:
Want to subscribe?
A subscription gives you complete access to all articles in the current issue, as well as to all articles in the previous three years (where applicable). See our Orders page to subscribe.
If you still need assistance, please email firstname.lastname@example.org