Idea generation and idea evaluation workshop

By | February 22nd, 2010|Categories: Workshop / Conference|

Jointly with the Center for Academic Spin-Offs Tyrol (CAST) we organize a workshop about idea generation and idea evaluation for the Tiroler Zukunftsstiftung. Target audience are innovation managers and interested employees of companies associated with the Tyrolean Cluster Initiative. Content of the workshop is the idea generation and idea evaluation in the early phase of the [...]

Determinants of academic entrepreneurship

By | February 19th, 2010|Categories: Economics General, Publication|

The final draft of "Determinants of academic entrepreneurship" is finalized and available for download. This paper explores the determinants of academic entrepreneurship. In particular it investigates the effects of gender and supplementary management education on academics’ willingness to start up a company. As a data source the analysis relies on a survey of academics in Tyrolean [...]

Into thin air – Using a quantile regression approach to explore the relationship between R&D and innovation

By | February 3rd, 2010|Categories: Economics of Innovation, Publication|

The paper 'Into thin air - Using a quantile regression approach to explore the relationship between R&D and innovation' by Bernd Ebersberger, Orietta Marsili, Toke Reichstein and Ammon Salter, forthcoming in the International Journal of Applied Economics, is available online. We apply quantile regression to 760 Finnish firms and show that the relationship between R&D and [...]