First Frugal Innovation Symposium at Academy of Management Conference

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On 12 August, 2013 at the 73rd annual conference meeting of the Academy of Management, Orlando, Florida, I along with ...

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Challenges of Frugal Innovation and Role of Business Models

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The following is a presentation to students of Radha Basu's Engineering for the Developing World class at Santa Clara University's ...

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Response to The Economist

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In the Schumpeter column of The Economist on 'Asian Innovation', 24 March, 2012, the Economist argues 'frugal ideas are spreading ...

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Presentation

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The following is an extraction of presentations I have made at international conferences and at Rethinking Business course for MBA ...

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Research Summary

Theory of Frugal Innovation

I study innovation in emerging markets, contexts marked by institutional voids, resource scarcity, and affordability constraints. My DPhil (PhD) programme's broad ...

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What is happening in emerging markets?

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It is often maintained that firms from developed nations maintain a distant edge in innovation capabilities as compared to those ...

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Frugal Innovation Questions

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Frugal innovation is a new phenomenon which is posed to rethink the innovation process! Several questions remain unanswered for both academics ...

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What is frugal innovation? Definition

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What is frugal innovation? As a process frugal innovation discovers new business models, reconfigures value chains, and redesigns products to serve ...

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Frugal-Reverse-Cost-BOP Innovation

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CEO of GE Jeff Immelt calls the frugal innovation phenomenon reverse innovation. "If GE doesn't master reverse (frugal) innovation, the ...

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