Project

Enhancing the innovativeness of food SMEs through the management of strategic networdk behavior and network learning performance

Acronym
NETGROW
Duration
01 May 2010 → 30 April 2015
Funding
European funding: framework programme
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Applied economics
    • Business administration and accounting
    • Economic history
    • Macroeconomics and monetary economics
    • Management
    • Microeconomics
    • Tourism
Keywords
network management innovation network learning SMEs
 
Project description

NETGROW is a collabrative project in the European 7th Framework Programme. The project consists of two main approaches to investigate how innovation in SMEs can be increased through enhanced network learning: 1) the focal company approach: investigating the attitudes and preferences of food SMEs towards networking and 2) the network approach: exploring how the functioning of networks effects innovation.