• What are some advantages and disadvantages of collaborating on a development project? 
  • How does the mode of collaborating (e.g., strategic alliance, joint venture, licensing, outsourcing, collective research organization) influence the success of a collaboration? 
  • Is this more important in a first-mover or late entrant strategy?
  • Identify an example of collaboration between two or more organizations. 
  • What were the advantages and disadvantages of this collaboration, and which collaboration mode did the partners choose?