Open innovation practices and their effect on innovation performance

By | November 29th, 2010|Categories: General, Management of Innovation, Publication|

The paper "Open innovation practices and their effect on innovation performance" by Carter Bloch, Sverre Herstad, Els Van De Velde and myself is accepted for publication with the International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management. The paper develops an indicator framework for examining open innovation practices and their impact on performance. The analysis, which is based [...]

Do direct R&D subsidies lead to the monopolization of R&D in the economy?

By | November 15th, 2010|Categories: Economics of Innovation, General, Publication|

The WP "Do Direct R&D Subsidies Lead to the Monopolization of R&D in the Economy?" by Dirk Czarnitzki and Bernd Ebersberger has been finalized recently. In this paper we explore the impact of R&D subsidies on the concentration of R&D in an economy. First, governments are often criticized of subsidizing predominantly larger firms and thus contributing [...]