C. Robert Carlson and Praveen Gupta’s Article Appears in International Journal of Innovation Science

An article titled, “Exploiting Intellectual Capital for Economic Renewal,” written by Robert Carlson, dean of the School of Applied Technology, Praveen Gupta, former Information Technology and Management (ITM) professor, and Helena Santos Rodrigues was published in the International Journal of Innovation Science Vol. 7 –Number 1 – 2015.

Abstract from the International Journal of Innovation Science:

This study proposes a model to analyze the relationship between leadership, intellectual capital (human, structural, and relational), and their contribution to economic renewal. The study contributes to the literature and higher education institution (HEI) management, by examining empirically and in greater depth, the antecedents and determinants of this problem. This study applies variance-based structural equation modeling, using partial least square on a sample of 195 academics from 52 countries. The results show that leadership has a positive and direct impact on human, structural, and relational capital, and that human capital has positive and direct impact on the structural and relational capital of the studied HEIs. Hence, we found that only the structural and relational capital of the HEIs have positive and direct impact on the contribution to economic renewal.

Read the article here: International Journal of Innovation Science