SpringerOpen Newsletter

Receive periodic news and updates relating to SpringerOpen.

Open Access Highly Accessed Open Badges Editorial

Editorial preface to the first volume of Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Elias G Carayannis1* and David FJ Campbell2

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Information Systems and Technology Management, George Washington University, School of Business, Washington, DC, 20052, USA

2 Faculty for Interdisciplinary Studies (IFF), Institute of Science Communication and Higher Education Research (WIHO), University of Klagenfurt, Schottenfeldgasse 29, A-1070, Vienna, Austria

For all author emails, please log on.

Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2012, 1:1  doi:10.1186/2192-5372-1-1

Published: 8 August 2012

First paragraph (this article has no abstract)

In today's world, whether a researcher, policy maker or practitioner, change and turbulence, socio-economic and socio-technical constitute the order of the day and serve to inject substantial amounts of uncertainty and risk that complicate decisions and even endanger their sustainability.