Critically evaluate the claim that National Innovation Systems (NISs) are THE most important influence shaping and promoting innovation. Discuss with particular reference to a NIS of your choice.
Avoid too descriptive an approach – the emphasis should be on analysis and argument.
• Tidd J, Bessant J and Pavitt K (2009) Managing Innovation: Integrating Technological, Market and Organisational Change, (5th Edition) Chichester, Wiley.
• Bessant J and Tidd J (2011) Innovation and Entrepreneurship (2nd Edition) Chichester Wiley