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August 18, 2008

Does "Openness" Lead to More Innovation?

Kevin Boudreau has written an interesting paper on the question of whether making a platform "open" leads to more innovation than leaving it closed. His nuanced conclusions are worthy of attention in light of more frequent claims that purely open or closed models are the best way to promote innovation.

Posted by Robert at August 18, 2008 6:00 AM
category: Technology Industry

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