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Research Policy

(The TQCC of Research Policy is 17. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-01-01 to 2024-01-01.)
Academic engagement: A review of the literature 2011-2019171
Resource efficient eco-innovations for a circular economy: Evidence from EU firms169
Economic complexity and the green economy154
Knowledge sources and impacts on subsequent inventions: Do green technologies differ from non-green ones?131
Exaptation in a digital innovation ecosystem: The disruptive impacts of 3D printing117
Towards a theory of transformative social innovation: A relational framework and 12 propositions115
Citizen science and sustainability transitions111
How open is innovation? A retrospective and ideas forward97
Gender diversity in R&D teams and innovation efficiency: Role of the innovation context91
Digital technologies, innovation, and skills: Emerging trajectories and challenges89
Public procurement, innovation and industrial policy: Rationales, roles, capabilities and implementation87
Unpacking liabilities of newness and smallness in innovative start-ups: Investigating the differences in innovation performance between new and older small firms87
Blockchain and the evolution of institutional technologies: Implications for innovation policy85
Six policy intervention points for sustainability transitions: A conceptual framework and a systematic literature review84
The roles of the state in the governance of socio-technical systems’ transformation81
The drivers of SME innovation in the regions of the EU78
Meeting, mating, and intermediating: How incubators can overcome weak network problems in entrepreneurial ecosystems76
Evaluating impact from research: A methodological framework73
Removing bottlenecks in business ecosystems: The strategic role of outbound open innovation72
Can public R&D subsidy facilitate firms’ exploratory innovation? The heterogeneous effects between central and local subsidy programs70
Innovative start-ups and policy initiatives67
Organisational institutionalisation of responsible innovation66
Patent Quality: Towards a Systematic Framework for Analysis and Measurement61
Innovation, growth and the transition to net-zero emissions60
Natural language processing to identify the creation and impact of new technologies in patent text: Code, data, and new measures58
The new paradigm of economic complexity57
Advanced manufacturing technology adoption and innovation: A systematic literature review on barriers, enablers, and innovation types56
Division of labor in collaborative knowledge production: The role of team size and interdisciplinarity56
Integrating finance into the multi-level perspective: Technology niche-finance regime interactions and financial policy interventions56
Embodied and disembodied technological change: The sectoral patterns of job-creation and job-destruction54
Specialisation, diversification and the ladder of green technology development52
How to avoid borrowed plumes in academia52
Immigrant entrepreneurship in America: Evidence from the survey of business owners 2007 & 201251
Business innovation modes and their impact on innovation outputs: Regional variations and the nature of innovation across EU regions50
Entrepreneurs for a low carbon world: How environmental knowledge and policy shape the creation and financing of green start-ups50
Threats and opportunities in the digital era: Automation spikes and employment dynamics50
Patents and knowledge diffusion: The effect of early disclosure49
Clusters and firm-level innovation: A configurational analysis of agglomeration, network and institutional advantages in European aerospace49
Openness in platform ecosystems: Innovation strategies for complementary products49
Measuring eco-innovation dimensions: The role of environmental corporate culture and commercial orientation48
The role of technology standards in product innovation: Theory and evidence from UK manufacturing firms48
Digitalization, routineness and employment: An exploration on Italian task-based data48
Start-up subsidies: Does the policy instrument matter?47
How Artificial Intelligence Technology Affects Productivity and Employment: Firm-level Evidence from Taiwan46
The role of interactive learning in innovation capability building in multinational subsidiaries: A micro-level study of biotechnology in Brazil44
Measure Twice, Cut Once: Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Metrics44
Differential moderating effects of strategic and operational reconfiguration on the relationship between open innovation practices and innovation performance44
Global networks, local specialisation and regional patterns of innovation44
The antecedents of green technologies: The role of team-level recombinant capabilities43
Directed innovation policies and the supermultiplier: An empirical assessment of mission-oriented policies in the US economy42
Why do people use mobile payment technologies and why would they continue? An examination and implications from India41
What do we know about R&D spillovers and productivity? Meta-analysis evidence on heterogeneity and statistical power41
Founder CEOs and innovation: Evidence from CEO sudden deaths in public firms40
Measuring innovation using firm-level surveys: Evidence from developing countries✰39
R&D tax credit and innovation: Evidence from private firms in india39
Digital skills, relatedness and green diversification: A study of European regions39
Processes of building cross-border knowledge pipelines39
The impact of the pandemic-enforced lockdown on the scholarly productivity of women academics in South Africa38
Inbound Open Innovation and Innovation Performance: A Robustness Study38
Industry-university knowledge flows and product innovation: How do knowledge stocks and crisis matter?37
Firm survival in complex value chains and global innovation systems: Evidence from solar photovoltaics37
Does green public procurement trigger environmental innovations?36
Migrant inventors and the technological advantage of nations36
Higher education policy: Why hope for quality when rewarding quantity?35
Firm ownership, quality of government and innovation: Evidence from patenting in the telecommunication industry35
Assessing transitions through socio-technical configuration analysis – a methodological framework and a case study in the water sector35
Stimulating a more Circular Economy through Public Procurement: Roles and dynamics of intermediation35
Artificial intelligence and industrial innovation: Evidence from German firm-level data35
China's catching-up in artificial intelligence seen as a co-evolution of corporate and national innovation systems34
Inventor migration and knowledge flows: A two-way communication channel?34
Technological complexity and economic growth of regions34
New and atypical combinations: An assessment of novelty and interdisciplinarity34
Politics of complexity: Conceptualizing agency, power and powering in the transitional dynamics of complex adaptive systems34
Local entrepreneurial ecosystems as configural narratives: A new way of seeing and evaluating antecedents and outcomes33
State governments as financiers of technology startups: Evidence from Michigan's R&D loan program33
Socializing the risks and rewards of public investments: Economic, policy, and legal issues33
Private and public values of innovation: A patent analysis of synthetic biology33
Green innovation and financial performance: A study on Italian firms32
Start-ups launched by recent STEM university graduates: The impact of university education on entrepreneurial entry31
Re-examining path dependence in the digital age: The evolution of connected car business models31
Are R&D-Intensive firms also corporate social responsibility specialists? A multicountry study31
Is innovation (increasingly) concentrated in large cities? An international comparison31
Public funding of innovation: Exploring applications and allocations of the European SME Instrument31
Transition topology: Capturing institutional dynamics in regional development paths to sustainability30
Universities’ commitment to interdisciplinary research: To what end?30
Smart Specialisation as a transition management framework: Driving sustainability-focused regional innovation policy?30
Do research subsidies crowd out private R&D of large firms? Evidence from European Framework Programmes30
Greenfield foreign direct investments and regional environmental technologies29
Interplay of policy experimentation and institutional change in sustainability transitions: The case of mobility as a service in Finland29
Innovation performance feedback and technological alliance portfolio diversity: The moderating role of firms’ R&D intensity29
To what extent do young innovative companies take advantage of policy support to enact innovation appropriation mechanisms?29
Innovation and uneven development: The challenge for low- and middle-income economies28
The supply chain economy: A new industry categorization for understanding innovation in services28
Mapping general purpose technologies with patent data28
Bridging the equity gap for young innovative companies: The design of effective government venture capital fund programs28
Does the merger of universities promote their scientific research performance? Evidence from China27
Next-generation consumer innovation search: Identifying early-stage need-solution pairs on the web27
Talent goes to global cities: The world network of scientists’ mobility27
Effective innovation via better management of firms: The role of leverage in times of crisis27
Unpacking transnational industry legitimacy dynamics, windows of opportunity, and latecomers’ catch-up in complex product systems27
Innovation over the industry life-cycle. Does ownership matter?27
Anchoring innovations in oscillating domestic spaces: Why sanitation service offerings fail in informal settlements26
The effectiveness of university regulations to foster science-based entrepreneurship26
Teaching-focused university–industry collaborations: Determinants and impact on graduates’ employability competencies26
The role of proximity in sustainability transitions: A technological niche evolution analysis26
How do new use environments influence a technology's knowledge trajectory? A patent citation network analysis of lithium-ion battery technology26
Different founders, different venture outcomes: A comparative analysis of academic and non-academic startups26
Disentangling the effects of business groups in the innovation-export relationship25
Innovation efficiency in European high-tech industries: Evidence from a Bayesian stochastic frontier approach25
Distinguishing between appropriability and appropriation: A systematic review and a renewed conceptual framing25
Household sector innovation in China: Impacts of income and motivation25
A dynamic multi-sector analysis of technological catch-up: The impact of technology cycle times, knowledge base complexity and variety25
Returns to ICT skills25
Organizational drivers of innovation: The role of workforce agility24
Why matter matters: How technology characteristics shape the strategic framing of technologies24
Regional innovation effects of applied research institutions24
A New Measurement Conception for the ‘Doing-Using-Interacting’ Mode of Innovation24
A shot in the dark? Policy influence on cluster networks24
When labour market rigidities are useful for innovation. Evidence from German IAB firm-level data23
Should there be lower taxes on patent income?23
What drives the delegation of innovation decisions? The roles of firm innovation strategy and the nature of external knowledge23
Entrepreneurship in Cities23
The Matthew effect of a journal's ranking23
Even winners need to learn: How government entrepreneurship programs can support innovative ventures23
Population ageing, labour market rigidity and corporate innovation: Evidence from China22
Ties that matter: The impact of alliance partner knowledge recombination novelty on knowledge utilization in R&D alliances22
A composite indicator analysis for optimizing entrepreneurial ecosystems22
Does gender affect innovation? Evidence from female chief technology officers22
Industrial policy intensity, technological change, and productivity growth: Evidence from China22
Profiting from digital innovation: Patents, copyright and performance22
The role of pre-innovation platform activity for diffusion success: Evidence from consumer innovations on a 3D printing platform22
Public R&D support and firm performance: A multivariate dose-response analysis21
Regional governments and opportunity entrepreneurship in underdeveloped institutional environments: An entrepreneurial ecosystem perspective21
Intermediaries for the greater good: How entrepreneurial support organizations can embed constrained sustainable development startups in entrepreneurial ecosystems21
It's about time: The timing of entrepreneurial experience and the career dynamics of university graduates21
Corporate commitment to climate change: The effect of eco-innovation and climate governance21
Medical research versus disease burden in Africa21
Labor market regulation, the diversity of knowledge and skill, and national innovation performance21
Knowledge diversity and team creativity: How hobbyists beat professional designers in creating novel board games21
Coworking spaces: An overview and research agenda21
Birthplace diversity and economic complexity: Cross-country evidence21
Framing improvements of public innovation in a living lab context: Processual learning, restrained space and democratic engagement20
Mounting corporate innovation performance: The effects of high-skilled migrant hires and integration capacity20
Technological Diversification to Green Domains: Technological Relatedness, Invention Impact and Knowledge Integration Capabilities20
Using retracted journal articles in psychology to understand research misconduct in the social sciences: What is to be done?20
Can direct innovation subsidies relax SMEs’ financial constraints?20
Could machine learning be a general purpose technology? A comparison of emerging technologies using data from online job postings20
Do public R&D subsidies produce jobs? Evidence from the SBIR/STTR program20
Gender-equal funding rates conceal unequal evaluations20
National regulation, state-level policy, and local job creation in the United States: A multilevel perspective20
The funding-productivity-gender nexus in science, a multistage analysis20
Goal heterogeneity at start-up: are greener start-ups more innovative?19
Trademark value indicators: Evidence from the trademark protection lifecycle in the U.S. pharmaceutical industry19
The time and frequency of unrelated diversification19
Network failure: Biotechnology firms, clusters and collaborations far from the world superclusters19
Navigating implementation dilemmas in technology-forcing policies: A comparative analysis of accelerated smart meter diffusion in the Netherlands, UK, Norway, and Portugal (2000-2019)19
Benchmarking U.S. university patent value and commercialization efforts: A new approach19
Ties that bind: Ethnic inventors in multinational enterprises’ knowledge integration and exploitation19
Hype cycles during socio-technical transitions: The dynamics of collective expectations about renewable energy in Germany19
Public funding and the ascent of Chinese science: Evidence from the National Natural Science Foundation of China19
In-text patent citations: A user's guide19
The bright and dark sides of institutional intermediaries: Industry associations and small-firm innovation19
The fall of the innovation empire and its possible rise through open science19
Rich on paper? Chinese firms’ academic publications, patents, and market value19
Do firms profit from patent litigation? The contingent roles of diversification and intangible assets19
Destabilization and consolidation: Conceptualizing, measuring, and validating the dual characteristics of technology18
Collected worker experiences and the novelty content of innovation18
Knowledge remittances: Does emigration foster innovation?18
Knowledge complexity and the mechanisms of knowledge generation and exploitation: The European evidence18
Becoming an intellectual monopoly by relying on the national innovation system: the State Grid Corporation of China's experience18
Related variety as a driver of regional innovation and entrepreneurship: A moderated and mediated model with non-linear effects18
Ambidexterity in government: The influence of different types of legitimacy on innovation18
Artificial intelligence in science: An emerging general method of invention18
Innovation in economically developed and lagging European regions: A configurational analysis18
On the signaling effect of reward-based crowdfunding: (When) do later stage venture capitalists rely more on the crowd than their peers?18
The Importance of Tacit Knowledge: Dynamic Inventor Activity in the Commercialization Phase18
Technological paradigms, labour creation and destruction in a multi-sector agent-based model17
Public R&D spending and cross-sectional stock returns17
Breakthrough innovations and where to find them17
Does separation hurt? The impact of premature termination of R&D alliances on knowledge acquisition and innovation17
EU science diplomacy in a contested space of multi-level governance: Ambitions, constraints and options for action17
Entrepreneurial use of context for technological system creation and expansion: The case of blockchain-based peer-to-peer electricity trading17
The innovation impacts of public procurement offices: The case of healthcare procurement17
How status of research papers affects the way they are read and cited17
Foreign-Born graduates and innovation: Evidence from an Australian skilled visa program✰,✰✰,★,★★17