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Phelps, Edmund S. / Bojilov, Raicho / Hoon, Hian Teck / Zoega, Gylfi
The Values That Drive Innovation, Job Satisfaction, and Economic Growth
HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
Aims and Scope
Nobel Laureate Edmund Phelps argues that the high level of innovation in the West was not a result of scientific discoveries plus entrepreneurship. Rather, modern values—particularly the individualism and self-expression prevailing among the people—fueled the dynamism needed for widespread innovation.
- 176 pages
- HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS