Technology clusters are actually monopoly clusters. Fred Guy, Simona Iammarino and Maryann Feldman consider the reasons and implications in their recent paper published the The Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society.
This post has been contributed by Dr Ashok Kumar, Birkbeck. Dr Kumar’s book Monopsony Capitalism: Power and Production in the Twilight of the Sweatshop Age has been published by Cambridge University Press in 2020
In their latest paper, Muthu de Silva, Federica Rossi, Ainurul Rosli and Nick Yip develop a conceptual framework linking affective evaluations, perceived challenges, perceived benefits and success of university-business collaborations. This framework is then tested using sentiment analysis applied to 415 written reports.
CIMR alumnus Professor Peter Jelfs, now at Brunel University, introduces his research exploring the interconnections between investment decisions, the financial performance of spinoffs, their survival, and the regional context
Professor Klaus Nielsen led this Debate in Public Policy, asking whether the USA is right to be worried about China’s rising power as a technological innovator.
Birkbeck University together with University College London and a researcher from the South Western University of Finance and Economics in China have collaborated with NHS England to collect and analyse diagnostic PET-CT [Positron Emission Tomography-CT] imaging data pertaining to 90% of all diagnostic PET-CT scans undertaken in England during the first wave of the Coronavirus disease pandemic.
This report by Dr Ellen Yu draws on an empirical global study of more than 1,900 large-cap companies which looks at the possible mechanisms that could deter large companies from engaging in ESG greenwashing. The findings show that firms exposed to greater scrutiny are less likely to engage in ESG greenwashing and suggest that ownership and governance factors are essential in dissuading firms’ ESG greenwashing behavior.
The Centre of Innovation Management Research at Birkbeck has been invited to organize an event at the Bloomsbury Festival 2020. … More
Developed in conjunction with the OECD Local Economic and Employment Development Programme, HEInnovate is an initiative of the European Commission’s DG Education and Culture, designed specifically for use within HEIs. In this short blog, Prof. Colette Henry describes its objectives.
This initiative has the aim of improving the research output, research impacts and research led culture of the Departments of Management and Organizational Psychology.