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Journal Issue
Volume 11 Issue 4, ECIC 2013 / Nov 2013  pp280‑386

Editor: Lidia Garcia Zambrano

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Editorial  pp280‑281

Lidia Garcia Zambrano

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An Empirical Study on the Impact of the Process of Measuring IC on Performance  pp282‑294

Donley Carrington

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Product Innovation and Relational Capital: Evidence From Portugal  pp295‑308

Pedro Figueroa Dorrego et al

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Strategically Developing Intellectual Capital Effectiveness: A Conceptual Model for Innovative Companies  pp309‑324

Harold Harlow

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Voluntary Disclosure of Intellectual Assets and Intellectual Liabilities: Impact on Financial Performance in Publicly Listed Firms in the United Arab Emirates  pp325‑338

George Majdalany, Jeffrey Henderson

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A Theoretical Model for the Report of Intellectual Capital  pp339‑360

Florinda Matos

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Intellectual Capital and Innovation: A Case Study of a Public Healthcare organisation in Europe  pp361‑372

Helena Santos-Rodrigues

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Abstract

Abstract: This research study focuses on innovation and the Human, Structural, and Relational components of Intellectual Capital, using Santos‑Rodrigues et al. (2011) research proposal as a framework. It aims to investigate the influence of Intellectua l Capital on a public Healthcare organisations capability for innovation. Sixty five of the sixty eight questionnaires administered to hospital managers and leaders between July and August of 2011, were used in the research. The study suggests that a rel ationship exists between the incentives to innovate (a dimension of Human Capital) and the innovation created, with trust being the only Structural Capital dimension related with the innovation adopted. It was found that networks and alliances (a dime nsion of Relational Capital), is the only dimension simultaneously related with the innovation created and adopted constructs, hence, Relational Capital being the only Intellectual Capital construct related simultaneously with both innovation creation an d adoption. The research further suggests that there is a direct relation between Human Capital and innovation, principally with the innovation created. The Structural Capital construct was found to be partly related with the Innovation Adoption construct .  

 

Keywords: Keywords: Intellectual Capital, Innovativeness, Healthcare, Human Capital, Structural Capital, Relational Capital

 

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ICBS Intellectual Capital Benchmarking System: A Practical Methodology for Successful Strategy Formulation in the Knowledge Economy  pp373‑386

José Viedma Marti

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