|aKnowledge accumulation and industry evolution :|bthe case of pharma-biotech /|cedited by Mariana Mazzucato and Giovanni Dosi.
|aCambridge, UK :|bCambridge University Press,|c2006.
|axvii, 446 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aIntroduction / Giovanni Dosi and Mariana Mazzucato -- Pharmaceutical innovation as a process of creative destruction / Frank R. Lichtenberg -- The evolution of pharmaceutical innovation / Paul Nightingale and Surya Mahdi -- Firm and regional determinants in innovation models : evidence from biotechnology and traditional chemicals / Myriam Mariani -- Innovation and industry evolution : a comment / Louis Galambos -- Heterogeneity and firm growth in the pharmaceutical industry / Elena Cefis, Matteo Ciccarelli and Luigi Orsenigo -- Growth and diversification patterns of the worldwide pharmaceutical industry / Giulio Bottazzi, Fabio Pammolli and Angelo Secchi -- Entry, market structure, and innovation in a "history-friendly" model of the evolution of the pharmaceutical industry / Christian Garavaglia, Franco Malerba and Luigi Orsenigo -- The growth of pharmaceutical firms : a comment / Boyan Jovanovic -- The effects of research tool patents and licensing on biomedical innovation / John P. Walsh, Ashish Arora and Wesley M. Cohen -- Upstream patents and public health : the case of genetic testing for breast cancer / Fabienne Orsi, Christine Sevilla and Benjamin Coriat -- Competition, regulation, and intellectual property management in genetically modified foods : evidence from survey data / Pierre Regibeau and Katharine Rockett -- Governance, policy, and industry strategies : pharmaceuticals and agro-biotechnology / Joyce Tait ... [et al.] -- The dynamics of knowledge accumulation, regulation, and appropriability in the pharma-biotech sector : policy issues / Luigi Orsenigo, Giovanni Dosi and Mariana Mazzucato.