A research on mediation effect of organizaional innovation on the relationship between intellectual capital and competitive advantage


Thesis Type: Postgraduate

Institution Of The Thesis: Bursa Uludağ University, Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü, Turkey

Approval Date: 2019

Thesis Language: Turkish

Student: Ceylan Kara

Supervisor: Mehmet Eryılmaz

Abstract:

In this study, it is examined that whether the relationship between intellectual capital and competitive advantage is mediated by organizational innovation or not. In this manner, the data was collected from 123 employees working for 11 large and medium size companies operating in the sectors such as automotive, food, metal and textile in Bursa via a questionnaire. The findings revealed that there is a weak mediation effect of innovation on the relationship between intellectual capital and competitive advantage.