Creativity in the R&D laboratory

By Teresa M. Amabile & Stanley S. Gryskiewicz
Center for Creative Leadership


This report shares research on the influences of creativity in R&D labs and the impact individuals and work environments make. This study examined a range of factors influencing creativity in R&D through detailed content analysis of critical incidents.


Amabile, T. M., & Gryskiewicz, S. S. (1987). Creativity in the R&D laboratory (Technical Report No. 30). Center for Creative Leadership.

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