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The influence of design on global competitiveness

Choi, Y.; Cooper, R.; Hands, D. and Lim, S. (2006). The influence of design on global competitiveness. In: EURAM (EURopean Academy of Management) 6th Annual Conference, 16-20 May 2006, Oslo, Norway, EURAM.

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Abstract

This paper discusses the relationship between design and economic growth. The top five and lowest five design ranking countries are analysed based on the following five criteria: (1) design, (2) capacity for innovation, (3) extent of branding, (4) business competitiveness and (5) current competitiveness, to identify the relationship. In addition, the importance and influence of design policy and strategy on organisations have been briefly discussed. Finally, anticipated research opportunities to increase design competitiveness are identified and discussed.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2006 EURAM
Extra Information: p.171
Keywords: design; design management; policy; strategy; economy
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Research Group: Design and Innovation
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Item ID: 37871
Depositing User: Sungwoo Lim
Date Deposited: 14 Oct 2013 11:07
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 10:16
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/37871
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