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Regional knowledge production across Europe: the important role of middle-sized ‘knowledge hubs

The 13th  RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 15th December from 12.30 to 2.30 pm (CET)  and will focus on a presentation entitled Regional knowledge production across Europe: insights from combined indicators and an innovative regional delineation of Thomas Scherngell, AIT. Hugo Hollanders, Maastricht University, is involved as discussant. During the Research seminar the paper whose contributors are Benedetto Lepori(USI) , Massimilano Guerini (POLIMI), Thomas Scherngell (AIT) , Michael Barber (AIT) and Lionel Villard (ESIEE Paris, LISIS, CorText, Université Gustave Eiffel)…

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KNOWMAK tool at ERSA-JRC Winter School 2021

On 28th January, KNOWMAK tool was illustrated by Thomas Scherngell, AIT (Austrian Institute of Technology) one of the main partners of RISIS, at the 3rd edition of Winter School organized by ERSA (European Regional Science Association) in collaboration with the  Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (Seville).     The laboratory Tools & Data for Smart Specialisation aimed to present through three different cases how a quantitative approach can be used to address policy questions coming from the…

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R&D networks: evidence from a spatial econometric perspective

The third RISIS Research Seminar will take place on 11th November from 12:30 am to 2:00 pm (CET) and will focus on R&D networks and their effects on heterogeneous modes of knowledge creation: evidence from a spatial econometric perspective with a presentation of Dr. Martina Neuländtner and  Dr. Thomas Scherngell, AIT (Austrian Institute of Technology).  Dr.Rune Fitjar, University of Stavanger, is involved as a discussant.   The ’beneficial’ effect of  R&D  networks on regional knowledge creation is…

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