Biography | Selected Publications
Measuring User Innovation in Dutch High Tech SMEs: Frequency, Nature and Transfer to Producers (2009)
Modeling a Paradigm Shift: From Producer Innovation to User and Open Collaborative Innovation (2009)
Open Source Software and the “Private-Collective” Innovation Model: Issues for Organization Science (2009)
Profiting from voluntary information spillovers: How users benefit by freely revealing their innovations (2009)
The prevalence of user innovation and free innovation transfers: Implications for statistical indicators and innovation policy (2009)
Users as Service Innovators: The Case of Banking Services (2009)
“Pyramiding”: Efficient identification of rare subjects (2008)
Costless Creation of Strong Brands by User Communities: Implications for Producer-Owned Brands (2008)
How user innovations become commercial products: a theoretical investigation and case study (2006)
Horizontal innovation networks - by and for users (2002)
The Sources of Innovation. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1998.
The Sources of Innovation. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1995.
Novel Product Concepts from Lead Users; Segmenting Users by Experience (Report 84-109). Cambridge, Mass.: Marketing Science Institute, 1984.View complete list of publications >>
Change management; High technology companies; Innovation; Lead users; Management of technology; Managing change; Medical devices; Open source software; Patents; Research and development; Technological innovation; Technology strategy; Technology transfer