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Quality as a latent heterogeneity factor in the efficiency of universities

April 23, 2021
The 9th RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 10th May from 12.30 to 2 pm (CET)  and will focus on Quality as a latent heterogeneity factor in the efficiency of universities with a presentation of Cinzia Daraio, Sapienza University of Rome. The research has been conducted in collaboration with Leopold Simar and Paul W. Wilson. Joanna Wolszczak-Derlacz, Gdanks University of Technology, is involved as a discussant.     The research shows the usefulness of…

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EXPLORING VENTURE CAPITAL CONCENTRATION: LONDON’S SOVEREIGNTY

April 12, 2021
What is the geographical distribution of Venture Capital (VC) in Europe? Is VC activity agglomerated around a few preferred locations? Or, conversely, are we observing an increased dispersion of VC outside large metropolitan areas?   The 7th RISIS Policymakers Session took place on the 30th April in an online format (2 pm – 4 pm) with a presentation of Massimiliano Guerini, Massimo Colombo, and Francesca Enrica Tenca (POLIMI), entitled Democratising access to smart money in…

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ISI-TM: DISCOVER TRADEMARKS UNIVERSE

March 26, 2021
Researchers’ community has the great opportunity to use a new RISIS resource: ISI-Trademark Data Collection (ISI-TM) that provides detailed information on trademarks filed at the EUIPO (European Union Intellectual Property Office) and at the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office). It includes information on all trademarks filed at the EUIPO since 1996 and at the USPTO from the early 19th century onwards.     Access to RISIS ISI-Trademark Data Collection (ISI-TM), is free of…

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The labor-market placement of trained PhDs outside academia

March 23, 2021
How many trained PhDs wind up outside the academia? Where do they go?  What implications does this 'export' have for the (knowledge) economy?   The eight RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 14th April from 12.30 to 2 pm (CET)  and will focus on The labor-market placement of trained PhDs outside academia: measurement and analysis with a presentation of Eric J. Iversen, Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education, Oslo, Norway.   There is a long tradition…

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ESID, EXPLORING SOCIAL INNOVATION THANKS TO MACHINE LEARNING

March 17, 2021
RISIS is enlarging its datasets family launching ESID, European Social Innovation Database that utilizes advanced machine learning and natural language processing techniques. RISIS ESID is a comprehensive and authoritative source of information on social innovation projects and actors in Europe and beyond. The main goal: to collect information about social innovation projects and actors from the publicly available information on the web.   ESID also uses limited human annotation to train its machine learning models and…

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