Zvi Griliches Research Seminar 2011


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Zvi Griliches Research Seminar 2011

  1. 1. Zvi Griliches Research
 Seminar in the Economics of Innovation Barcelona, 11th to 13th of July 2011 PROGRAM Casa Convalescència Monday, July 11 C/ San Antonio Mª Claret9:15 - 9:30 Opening9:30 - 10:45 Keynote Speaker: John Van Reenen (Centre for Economic Performance, London School of Economics, NBER and CEPR) Identifying technology spillovers and product market rivalry10:45 - 11:30 Competitive pressure determinants and innovation at the firm level; Maria Rochina-Barrachina (U. Valencia); Discussant: Jordi Jaumandreu (Boston U)11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break12:00 - 12:45 Looking at both sides of the coin: Investigating the protective and the disclosure effect of patenting Diana Heger (ZEW); Discussant: David Pérez Castrillo (UAB)12:45 - 13:30 Lock-in, Vertical Integration and Investment: The case of Eastern European Firms , Liliane Giardino-Karlinger (Università LUISS Guido Carli); Discussant: Christian Fons-Rosen13:30 -14:30 Lunch (at Casa Convalescència)14:30 - 15:15 The risks of innovation: Are Innovating Firms less likely to die? Caroline Paunov (OECD); Discussant: Mario Daniele Amore15:15 - 16:00 The relationship between sales and employment changes in the context of the global crisis Cristina Rossi-Lamastra (Politecnico di Milano); Discussant: Pilar Beneito16:00 - 16:20 Coffee break16:20 - 17:00 Stars and Comets: an Exploration of the Patent Universe, Carlo Menon (Bank of Italy); Discussant: Cornelia Lawson End of Session 



  2. 2. 
 Casa Convalescència Tuesday, July 12 C/ San Antonio Mª Claret9:30 - 10:45 Keynote Speaker: Alfonso Gambardella (Università Luiggi Bocconi). "The determinants of the private value of patented inventions"10:45 - 11:30 Knowledge flows through FDI Christian Fons-Rosen (UPF) Discussant: Davide Castellani11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break12:00 - 12:45 The Gravity of R&D and FDI Davide Castellani (U. of Perugia) Discussant: Liliane Giardino-Karlinger12:45 - 13:30 Role of international and domestic R&D outsourcing Elena Huergo (U. Complutense Madrid) Discussant: Italo Colantone13:30 -14:30 Lunch (at Casa Convalescència)14:30 - 15:15 New imported goods, new domestic products Italo Colantone (Erasmus School of Economics, Rotterdam) Discussant: Caroline Paunov15:15 - 16:00 Financial systems and corporate innovation Mario Daniele Amore (Copenhagen Business School) Discussant: Paloma López (Banco de España)16:00 - 16:20 Coffee break16:20 - 17:00 Impact of Public and Private Venture Capital Samuele Murtinu (Politecnico di Milano) Discussant: Cristina Rossi End of Session 



  3. 3. 
 Casa ConvalescènciaWednesday, July 13 C/ San Antonio Mª Claret9:30 - 10:45 Keynote Speaker: Fernando Galindo-Rueda (STI Directorate, OECD) Developing internationally comparable statistics on science, technology and innovation: An introduction to the work of the OECD and the Working Party of National Experts in Science and Technology Indicators (NESTI)10:45 - 11:30 Amaia Bernaras (Fecyt): "The international positioning of the Fecyt" Fernando Cortina and Belén González Olmos (INE): "The use of ICTs by firms in the PITEC"11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break12:00 - 12:45 Competition, Product and Process Carlos Santos (U de Alicante) Discussant: Elena Huergo12:45 - 13:30 Academic Patenting Cornelia Lawson (Collegio Carlo Alberto) Discussant: Diana Heger13:30 -14:30 Lunch (at Casa Convalescència)14:30 - 15:15 Research output from University-Industry collaborative projects David Pérez Castrillo (UAB) Discussant: Carlo Menon15:15 - 16:00 Innovation and Welfare Jordi Jaumandreu (Boston University) Discussant Carlos Santos16:20 - 17:00 Farewell cocktail End of Session