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Ploeg, Matthias (author), Knoben, Joris (author), Vermeulen, Patrick (author), van Beers, Cees (author)
Frugal innovation and related concepts are receiving increasing scholarly attention. While recent progress in the conceptualisation of frugal innovation as a phenomenon has been considerable, insights into the antecedents of frugal innovation remain relatively poor. We add to this literature by systematically conceptualising, theorising and...
journal article 2020
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Howell, R.J. (author), Mani Sinha, K. (author), Wagner, N. (author), Doorn, N. (author), van Beers, Cees (author)
While consumer and marketing research in developed markets is an established field, research on consumers in an Bottom of the Pyramid (BoP) setting is less established and mostly conceptual or qualitative. This paper examines the individual heterogeneity and the local context of BoP consumers with an empirical study on consumption of low cost...
journal article 2019
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Haghighi Talab, A. (author), Scholten, V.E. (author), van Beers, Cees (author)
Organizations collaborate with external actors in order to acquire knowledge resources they cannot develop internally for economic and/or technical reasons. Mode 2 and Triple Helix models have examined the role of different organizational types in collaborative creation and knowledge use. This paper is an empirical investigation on whether...
journal article 2018
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Altamirano, Monica A. (author), van Beers, Cees (author)
This paper examines frugal innovations as processes, products and systems that affect the resource constraints that are typical for many developing countries. The focus is on the impacts of mobile phone technology-induced frugal innovations’ on the resource constraints and how these influence productivity, public services provision and...
journal article 2017
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van der Linden, M.J. (author), van Beers, Cees (author)
This article explores which private moneys qualify as (disruptive) social innovations. A case study into 30 Dutch-based complementary currencies and cryptocurrencies was conducted to understand the functioning of different designs of private money systems as well as the motivations and objectives of involved social innovators. We conclude...
journal article 2017
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Sedighi, M. (author), Lukosch, S.G. (author), van Splunter, S. (author), Brazier, F.M. (author), Hamedi, Mohsen (author), van Beers, Cees (author)
This paper explores benefits and costs of knowledge exchange perceived by individuals in connected electronic networks of practice (ENoP) in a corporate setting. The results of 25 semi-structured interviews show 9 perceived benefits and 5 perceived costs to be of importance for knowledge exchange. Altruism and reciprocity are the two main...
journal article 2017
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Knorringa, P (author), I, Peša (author), Leliveld, A (author), van Beers, Cees (author)
Frugal innovation aims to bring products, services and systems within the reach of billions of poor and emerging middle-class consumers. Through significantly cutting costs while safeguarding user value, frugal innovation opens opportunities for new business models and may well disrupt innovation processes in entire economies. The debate on the...
journal article 2016
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Sedighi, M. (author), Lukosch, S.G. (author), van Splunter, S. (author), Brazier, F.M. (author), van Beers, Cees (author)
The importance of knowledge sharing within most organisations is well recognised. While abundant KM systems have been matured to encourage individual engagement in knowledge sharing, practical evidences show a low success rate of KM systems. This paper reports on a qualitative exploratory multi-case study to explore level participants’...
conference paper 2016
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Ligtvoet, A. (author), van de Kaa, G. (author), Fens, T.W. (author), van den Hoven, M.J. (author), van Beers, Cees (author), Herder, P.M. (author)
The interconnected nature of the different components of smart grids is a prime example of complexity in technological systems. Developing such systems is highly dependent on the wishes and needs of end-users and other stakeholders. We argue that stakeholder values should be taken into consideration during the design and standardisation of...
conference paper 2014
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