(pp.14-27) A. Djeflat ‘Absorptive capacity and demand for innovation as driving engines for emerging innovation systems (EIS): comparing GCC and Maghreb countries’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2015

6th September 2015

Abdelkader Djeflat, University of Lille, France Purpose: The objective of this paper is to highlight some of the major obstacles facing the emergence of the innovation process in both GCC and Maghreb Countries. It presents an empirical analysis of the absorptive capacity and the effective demand for R&D and innovation services and compares the two […]

(pp.001-032) F. S. Harhara, A. Al-Roubaie and W. Al-Karagouli ‘Host country factors and inward FDI-induced technology transfer in UAE’, IJIKMMENA, Vol. 3, No. 1, 2014

12th June 2013

Fahad Saif Harhara, Brunel University, UK Amer Al Roubaie, Al Ahlia University, Kingdom of Bahrain Wafi Al Karagouli, Brunel University, UK Purpose: The purpose of this study was to investigate the host country factors that impact the transfer of technology arising from Foreign Direct Investment for a resource-rich nation such as the United Arab Emirates. […]