Can we recognize an innovation ? : Perspective from an evolving network model

@inproceedings{Jain2006CanWR,
  title={Can we recognize an innovation ? : Perspective from an evolving network model},
  author={Sanjay Jain and Sandeep Krishna},
  year={2006}
}
‘Innovations’ are central to the evolution of societies and the evolution of life. But what constitutes an innovation? We can often agree after the event when its consequences and impact over a long term are known whether something was an innovation or not, and whether it was a ‘big’ innovation or a ‘minor’ one. But can we recognize an innovation ‘on the… CONTINUE READING