• Case title
    Methods of Open Innovation knowledge sharing risk reduction: A case study
  • Description
    It focuses risk sharing by examining P&G as a case study.
  • Abstract on the method
    This study takes a more practice perspective in reviewing knowledge sharing risks of open innovation. It reviews existing literature to examine a case study of an organization to explore how the organization approaches its open innovation risk concerns related to knowledge sharing. Initially, this paper reviews the terms open innovation and knowledge sharing based on scholarly research and from a practice perspective. Following this, it reviews this case study to get a better understanding of how an organization balances the risks of knowledge sharing with the benefits of an open innovation approach. There-after it develops a conceptual framework based on the review of this case study. Finally, it provides concluding remarks, research limitations, and implications for future research.
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  • Country
    US
  • Case nature
    descriptive
  • OI considered
    coupled
  • Key question
    why_organisation, what_practices, how_implemented, what_effects
  • Key industry
    manufacturing
  • Teaching level
    bachelor, master, phd
  • Outcome
    successful
  • Keywords
    Open Innovation, Knowledge sharing, innovation, risks.