Flying on course

Padraic Regan
  • The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, May 2017, SAGE Publishing
  • DOI: 10.1177/1465750317706440

Public Sector Innovation at Shannon Airport

What is it about?

This Case Study examines the role of innovation in a regional location where employment creation and retention is a public policy priority. It emphasises the importance of local community ownership in respect of the drive to create employment opportunities.

Why is it important?

Because it describes how public sector employees with the required skills and motivation can achieve enduring success with novel initiatives.


Dr Padraic Regan (Author)
University of Dublin Trinity College

The industry has long interested me and the innovations examined contributed not just to a peripheral region of Ireland but to a global services industry.

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