Gourmet Cuisine in Italy - Information Sharing With Competitors: Wisdom or Folly? by Giada Di Stefano

Creative professionals such as chefs, fashion designers, or even computer programmers do not produce their work in a vacuum. They receive inspiration from fellow professionals. And yet, proprietary information may be the basis of their competitive advantage. A new study examines the calculus Italian gourmet chefs perform in order to decide whether to share professional secrets with other chefs. (...)

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Business Strategy23 May 2014

Who really benefits from licensing?

Firms can enter a new line of business either by creating their own products or by purchasing a (...)

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