Books

Featured publications

Production in the Innovation Economy
Production in the Innovation Economy

By Richard M. Locke, Rachel L. Wellhausen (eds.)
MIT Press, 2014

 From Innovation to Market
Making in America
From Innovation to Market

By Suzanne Berger
with the PIE Task Force
MIT Press, 2013

The following books have been published recently by IPC-affiliated faculty. They are available from their respective publishers and national book sellers, both in-store and on-line (i.e. Amazon.com, and Barnes & Noble).


Douglas Fuller, Paper Tigers, Hidden Dragons: Firms and the Political Economy of China’s Technological Development. Oxford University Press, 2016. 

Richard M. Locke and Rachel Wellhausen (eds.), Production in the Innovation Economy, MIT Press, 2014

Suzanne Berger, Making in America, MIT Press, 2013

Richard Lester and David Hart, Unlocking Energy Innovation: How America Can Build a Low-Cost, Low-Carbon Energy System, MIT Press, 2011. details

Momoko Kawakami and Timothy J. Sturgeon, eds. The Dynamics of Local Learning in Global Value Chains: Experiences from East Asia, IDE-JETRO, 2011 details

Edward Steinfeld, Playing our Game, Oxford University Press, 2010.

Dan Breznitz, Innovation and the State, Political Choice and Strategies for Growth in Israel, Taiwan, and Ireland, Yale University Press, 2007.

Gunnar Trumbull, Consumer Capitalism: Politics, Product Markets, and Firm Strategy in France and Germany, Cornell University Press, 2006.

Eric Thun, Changing Lanes in China: Foreign Direct Investment, Local Governments, and Auto Sector Development, Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Suzanne Berger and the MIT Industrial Performance Center, How We Compete: What Companies Around the World are Doing to Make It in Today's Global Economy, Doubleday, New York, 2005.

Suzanne Berger and Richard K. Lester (eds.), Global Taiwan, M. E. Sharpe, 2005.

Richard K. Lester and Michael J. Piore, Innovation — The Missing Dimension, Harvard University Press, 2004.

Frank Levy and Richard J. Murname, The New Division of Labor: How Computers Are Creating the Next Job Market, Princeton University Press, 2004.

John M. Deutch and Richard K. Lester, Making Technology Work, Applications in Energy and the Environment, Cambridge University Press, 2004

Suzanne Berger, Notre premiére mondialisation, La Republique des Idees Seuil, 2003.

Paul Osterman, Securing Prosperity, The American Labor Market: How It Has Changed and What to Do About It, Princeton University Press, 1999.

Frank Levy, The New Dollars and Dreams, The Russell Sage Foundation, 1998.

Richard K. Lester, The Productive Edge: How U.S. Industries Are Pointing the Way to a New Era of Economic Growth, W.W. Norton, March 1998.

David M. Hart, Forged Consensus: Science, Technology, and Economic Policy in the United States, 1921-53, Princeton University Press, 1998.

Charles H. Fine, Clockspeed: Winning Industry Control in the Age of Temporary Advantage, Perseus Books, 1998.

Thomas A. Kochan, Russell D. Lansbury and John Paul MacDuffie, After Lean Production: Evolving Practices in the Auto Industry, Cornell University Press, 1997.

Suzanne Berger and Richard K. Lester and The MIT Made By Hong Kong Study Team, Made By Hong Kong, Oxford University Press, 1997.

Paul Osterman, Broken Ladders: Managerial Careers in the New Economy, Oxford University Press, New York, September 1996.

Frank Levy and Richard J. Murnane, Teaching the New Basic Skills, The Free Press (Distributed by Simon & Schuster), September 1996.

Suzanne Berger and Ronald Dore, National Diversity and Global Capitalism, Cornell University Press, 1996.

Michael Piore, Beyond Individualism, Harvard University Press, 1995.

Thomas A. Kochan, Richard Locke and Michael Piore, editors, Employment Relations in a Changing World Economy, MIT Press, June 1995.

Thomas A. Kochan and Paul Osterman, The Mutual Gains Enterprise, Harvard Business School Press, Boston, MA, 1994.

Michael L. Dertouzos, Richard K. Lester and Robert M. Solow, Made In America: Regaining the Productive Edge, MIT Press, 1989.