Searching for a Path: A Bibliometric study on Innovation and Technological Capabilities

João Heitor De Avila Santos, Paulo Antonio Zawislak, Gabriel Borela Franzoni, Henrique Correa Vieira

Abstract


Innovation is recognize as a matter of survival and success to firms and technological capabilities can lead to an innovative behavior by using technological resources and competences. The literature about technological capability and innovation is vast, counting on several approaches and a large number of researchers involved within. Based on this, our aim is to use a bibliometrics approach to map out the authors, institutions, journals and the evolution of the publication as well, to provide the path needed to build a theoretical framework about the theme. We held this research on the Scopus database using a standard search protocol to perform the selection of the sample. Our results indicates an emerging field of study and a large number papers and citations concentrated in few journals. Most cited authors are related to seminal works on the subject and most cited papers are ones from late 90’s and early 2000. 


Keywords


Innovation; Technological Capabilities; Bibliometrics

Full Text:

Pdf/English


DOI: https://doi.org/10.5585/iji.v3i2.58

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Copyright (c) 2018 International Journal of Innovation

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.

Internacional Journal of Innovation

e-ISSN: 2318-9975
journaliji.org

Int. J. Innov ©2020 – All rights reserved.