Study on Self-directed Innovation and Measurement of Self-directed Degree of Innovation

Ji-ming YANG, Jun-wen FENG, Yong-zhong LI, Xiao-yan LI


The capacity of self- directed innovation is emphasized now. It can help to improve the competitive strength of a country or an organization. The article studied the connotation, characteristics, mode and the independent degree of self-directed innovation. The most important characteristic of self-directed innovation is independent which includes initiative, dominant power to obtain and control the innovation property and innovation income. Self-directed innovation has more efficiency than technological import. At the technological level,the self-directed degree of innovation can be evaluated by the proportion between the value of following patent technology and the total value of all patent technologies.At the firm, area, industry and country level, it can be evaluated comprehensively by the proportion between the value of technology input,intellectual property right,innovation rent and the total value.
Key words: self-directed innovation, intellectual property right, Independent degree of innovation
Résumé: La capacité d’innovation autonome est accentuée maintenant. Elle peut aider à améliorer la compétitivité d’un pays ou d’une organisation. L’article présent étudie la connotation, les caractéristiques, le mode et le degré d’indépendance de l’innovation autonome. La caractéristique la plus importante est son indépendance qui comprend l’initiative, la puissance dominante pour obtenir et contrôler la propriété d’innovation et le revenu d’innovation. L’innovation autonome est plus efficace que l’importation technologique. Au niveau technologique, le degré d’innovation autonome peut être évalué par la proportion entre la valeur de la technologie suivante de brevet et la valeur totale des technologies de brevet. Au niveau de l’entreprise, de la région, de l’industrie et du pays, il peut être évalué globalement par la proportion entre l’entrée technologique, la propriété intellectuelle, le rendement d’innovation et la valeur totale.
Mots-Clés: innovation autonome, propriété intellectuelle, degré d’indépendance de l’innovation

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