New Publication on regional cooperation and innovation

My paper, “An investigation of the relation between cooperation and the innovative success of German regions“, has been published in Spatial Economic Analysis. The paper is co-authored by Matthias Bürger and Thomas Brenner.   Abstract: Concepts like regional innovation systems, innovative milieu… Read moreNew Publication on regional cooperation and innovation


I presented at the “7th Summer Conference in Regional Science” in Marburg, Germany (26.6.-28.6.2014). The presentation’s title was “Subsidization of joint R&D, related variety, and regional innovation performance”, which summarizes the work I’ve done together with Matthias Brachert (IWH Halle),… Read morePresentation

New publication

The importance of network structures for the transmission of knowledge and the diffusion of technological change has been recently emphasized in economic geography. Since network structures drive the innovative and economic performance of actors in regional contexts, it is crucial to explain how networks form and evolve over time and how they facilitate inter-organizational learning and knowledge transfer.