La Experiencia Brasileña en la Superación de Dificultades de Empresas de Base Tecnológica en Incubadora

  • Pedro Paulo Andrade Júnior Universidad Tecnológica Federal de Paraná
Keywords: Incubators, Technology-based companies, Brazilian experience.

Abstract

The aim of this study is to evaluate the Brazilian experience in overcoming the difficulties of technology-based companies in incubators in order to propose improvement actions using incubators in Brazil as reference. The adopted methodology prioritizes a qualitative focus. Research is characterized as descriptive-exploratory and is conducted in the form of a multi-case study. Results allowed the identification of difficulties of companies residing in incubators and relevance in overcoming these difficulties based on four types of restrictions: financing, management, production and commercialization, and the subsequent proposal of elements that allow improvement actions. The study contributes to the management practice by proposing a set of improvement actions that can be adopted by companies and incubators to enhance performance.

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Author Biography

Pedro Paulo Andrade Júnior, Universidad Tecnológica Federal de Paraná
Profesor y Doctor del Departamento de Ingeniería de Producción, Universidad Tecnológica Federal de Paraná

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Published
2012-09-24
How to Cite
Andrade Júnior, P. P. (2012). La Experiencia Brasileña en la Superación de Dificultades de Empresas de Base Tecnológica en Incubadora. Journal of Technology Management & Innovation, 7(3), 161-171. https://doi.org/10.4067/S0718-27242012000300014
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Research Articles