Books

An overview of my books

“Inter-firm alliances; analysis and design”

In 1999 I published the book ‘Inter-firm alliances; Analysis and design’ (Routledge),

“Inter-firm collaboration, learning and networks”

In 2004 I published the book ‘Inter-firm collaboration, learning and networks’ (Routledge).

“Learning and innovation in organizations and economies”

My theory of invention was developed in my 2000 book ‘Learning and innovation in organizations and economies’ (Oxford U. Press). You can download a summary of the theory: Cycle of Invention (Cycle of invention.pdf). For a paper underlying this book, I received the Kapp prize, in 1996.

“A cognitive theory of the firm”

Related to this book, concerning the theory of the firm I published ‘A cognitive theory of the firm’ (Edward Egar). For this book I received the Schumpeter prize, in 2009.

“Forms, foundations, functions, failures and figures”

In 2002 a book on trust ‘Forms, foundations, functions, failures and figures’ (Edward Elgar). For this book, I received the Gunnar Myrdal prize, in 2004.

“Beyond humanism: The flourishing of life, self and other”

In 2012 I published a philosophy book ‘Beyond humanism: The flourishing of life, self and other’, Palgrave-MacMillan. You can download the last chapter: conclusions and summary

“How markets work and fail, and what to make of them”

In 2014, paperback 2015, the book ‘How markets work and fail, and what to make of them’,  Edward Elgar.

“Beyond nihilism: imperfection on the move”

In 2015 a philosophy book ‘Beyond nihilism: Imperfection on the move’. It is available in Print on Demand (POD) at CreateSpace and Amazon.com.