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Technology, Commercialization and Gender : A Global Perspective - (Hardcover)

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This book explores the gender dimension in technology commercialization through a collection of papers by internationally renowned scholars in the USA, Mexico and Europe. Technology, Commercialization and Gender looks at various gender imbalances in this key innovation area and demonstrates that the construction of gendered identities within male-dominated work environments such as technology commercialization is a complex and lengthy process, often faced with institutional culture obstacles. More gender awareness and openness along all stages of the innovation chain, as well as more research and policy interventions are needed to ensure better use of highly-skilled human capital in knowledge-based economies around the globe.

Number of Pages: 248
Genre: Business + Money Management, Social Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: September 7, 2017
TCIN: 51999969
UPC: 9783319499222
Item Number (DPCI): 248-38-7801

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