Role of Knowledge Creation and Absorptive Capacity: A Panel Data Study of Innovation

SEISENSE Journal of Management

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Field Value
 
Title Role of Knowledge Creation and Absorptive Capacity: A Panel Data Study of Innovation
 
Creator Hameed, Kamran
Arshed, Noman
Munir, Mubbasher
 
Subject Absorptive capacity
Innovation
Knowledge acquisition
 
Description Purpose- Knowledge creation refers to the ability of firms to create new knowledge that starts from individuals to integrating the firms and then the overall economy. This study suggests that knowledge acquisition in a country has a significant relationship with innovative performance.
Design/Methodology- Data from 48 highly HDI countries is taken from World Bank and World Economic Forum. Based on 480 country-year observations in a panel mediator model, it is revealed that the national efforts of boosting knowledge acquisition influence the firms’ innovative performance.
Findings- Further, it is found that absorptive capacity in the employability of knowledgeable workers works as a mediator between knowledge acquisition and innovation. Whereby higher knowledge acquisition leads to higher absorptive capacity and higher innovation.
Practical Implications- This study builds a quantitative model for the macroeconomic context of knowledge-based view.
 
Publisher SEISENSE (PRIVATE) LIMITED
 
Date 2021-03-12
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer Reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://journal.seisense.com/index.php/jom/article/view/579
10.33215/sjom.v4i2.579
 
Source SEISENSE Journal of Management; Vol. 4 No. 2 (2021): SEISENSE Journal of Management; 25-44
2617-5770
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://journal.seisense.com/index.php/jom/article/view/579/144
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Kamran Hameed, Noman Arshed, Mubbasher Munir
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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