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Beyond Technonationalism: Biomedical Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Asia

Kathryn C. Ibata-Arens


What explains the rapid and sustained economic rise of Asian countries in high-technology industries, including biomedicals? The biomedical industry, comprised mainly of biopharmaceuticals and medical devices, is among the fastest growing globally and has been an economic-development target of national governments around the world. The book presents a conceptual framework to assess national government management of innovation and entrepreneurship in the fast-growing biomedical industry in Asia, which at current growth rates is on track to become the center of the world economy. Four Asian coun ... More

Keywords: innovation, entrepreneur, Asia, China, Japan, India, Singapore, international business, pharmaceutical industry, drug development

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781503605473
Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: September 2019 DOI:10.11126/stanford/9781503605473.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Kathryn C. Ibata-Arens, author
DePaul University