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Opening Government : Designing Open Innovation Processes to Collaborate With External Problem Solvers

  title={Opening Government : Designing Open Innovation Processes to Collaborate With External Problem Solvers},
  author={Ines Mergel},
Open government initiatives in the U.S. government focus on three main aspects: transparency, participation, and collaboration. Especially the collaboration mandate is relatively unexplored in the literature. In practice, government organizations recognize the need to include external problem solvers into their internal innovation creation processes. This is partly derived from a sense of urgency to improve the efficiency and quality of government service delivery. Another formal driver is the… 

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