Session 1: MICRO APPROACHES TO INNOVATION AND INNOVATION NETWORK

Strasbourg, March 23rd - April 3rd 2009

Micro-Economics of Innovation

Outline of the week

This week will give an overview of some fundamental research topics in the micro-economics of technological change mainly, but not exclusively, within an evolutionary economic perspective. Particular emphasis will be given to the role of firms as drivers of innovation. Topics covered will include the economic sources and consequences of innovation, innovation and industry dynamics, appropriability of innovation, relations between technology and organization, competencies and diversification; and how firms organise their innovative activities.

Coordinators

Teaching staff

  • Stefano BRUSONI, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy
  • Giovanni DOSI, Scuola Superiore S. Anna, Pisa, Italy
  • Keld LAURSEN, Copenhagne Business School, Denmark
  • Patrick LLERENA, BETA, University Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg, France
  • Luigi MARENGO, Scuola Superiore S. Anna, Pisa, It
  • Angelo SECCHI, University of Pisa, Italy
  • Fredrik TELL, University of Linköping, Sweden

Monday, March 23rd

Tuesday, March 24th

Wednesday, March 25th

Thursday, March 26th

Friday, March 27th