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Research Policy

(The TQCC of Research Policy is 18. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
The digital transformation of innovation and entrepreneurship: Progress, challenges and key themes675
The co-evolution of policy mixes and socio-technical systems: Towards a conceptual framework of policy mix feedback in sustainability transitions183
Gender gap in entrepreneurship173
The design of startup accelerators148
Resource efficient eco-innovations for a circular economy: Evidence from EU firms147
Policy mixes for sustainability transitions: New approaches and insights through bridging innovation and policy studies145
Measuring the temporal dynamics of policy mixes – An empirical analysis of renewable energy policy mixes’ balance and design features in nine countries143
Academic engagement: A review of the literature 2011-2019141
Economic complexity and the green economy138
Is this time different? How digitalization influences job creation and destruction130
Investors’ choices between cash and voting rights: Evidence from dual-class equity crowdfunding123
Knowledge sources and impacts on subsequent inventions: Do green technologies differ from non-green ones?110
Exaptation in a digital innovation ecosystem: The disruptive impacts of 3D printing105
Citizen science and sustainability transitions99
Towards a theory of transformative social innovation: A relational framework and 12 propositions98
Policies, actors and sustainability transition pathways: A study of the EU’s energy policy mix96
How open is innovation? A retrospective and ideas forward82
Policy-mix evaluation: Governance challenges from new place-based innovation policies81
Public procurement, innovation and industrial policy: Rationales, roles, capabilities and implementation80
Digital technology adoption and knowledge flows within firms: Can the Internet overcome geographic and technological distance?79
Gender diversity in R&D teams and innovation efficiency: Role of the innovation context79
Blockchain and the evolution of institutional technologies: Implications for innovation policy76
Unpacking liabilities of newness and smallness in innovative start-ups: Investigating the differences in innovation performance between new and older small firms76
Driving innovation: Public policy and human capital75
Patent claims and patent scope75
The roles of the state in the governance of socio-technical systems’ transformation72
Motivations and solution appropriateness in crowdsourcing challenges for innovation71
Meeting, mating, and intermediating: How incubators can overcome weak network problems in entrepreneurial ecosystems66
Configurations of platform organizations: Implications for complementor engagement66
Six policy intervention points for sustainability transitions: A conceptual framework and a systematic literature review66
The drivers of SME innovation in the regions of the EU66
Removing bottlenecks in business ecosystems: The strategic role of outbound open innovation64
Digital technologies, innovation, and skills: Emerging trajectories and challenges63
Testing future societies? Developing a framework for test beds and living labs as instruments of innovation governance61
Studying transitions: Past, present, and future60
Protecting their digital assets: The use of formal & informal appropriability strategies by App developers60
Evaluating impact from research: A methodological framework59
Gender diversity in senior management, strategic change, and firm performance: Examining the mediating nature of strategic change in high tech firms57
Organisational institutionalisation of responsible innovation56
Social capital and the digital crowd: Involving backers to promote new product innovativeness56
Technological cooperation, R&D outsourcing, and innovation performance at the firm level: The role of the regional context54
The evolution of equity crowdfunding: Insights from co-investments of angels and the crowd53
Patent Quality: Towards a Systematic Framework for Analysis and Measurement53
R&D Subsidies as Dual Signals in Technological Collaborations52
When does crowdsourcing benefit firm stock market performance?52
Innovative start-ups and policy initiatives52
Can public R&D subsidy facilitate firms’ exploratory innovation? The heterogeneous effects between central and local subsidy programs51
Natural language processing to identify the creation and impact of new technologies in patent text: Code, data, and new measures50
Selecting an open innovation community as an alliance partner: Looking for healthy communities and ecosystems50
Specialisation, diversification and the ladder of green technology development49
Integrating finance into the multi-level perspective: Technology niche-finance regime interactions and financial policy interventions49
Do low-skilled workers gain from high-tech employment growth? High-technology multipliers, employment and wages in Britain48
Business innovation modes and their impact on innovation outputs: Regional variations and the nature of innovation across EU regions47
The new paradigm of economic complexity46
Immigrant entrepreneurship in America: Evidence from the survey of business owners 2007 & 201246
How to avoid borrowed plumes in academia45
Which types of knowledge-intensive business services firms collaborate with universities for innovation?45
Containing the Not-Invented-Here Syndrome in external knowledge absorption and open innovation: The role of indirect countermeasures44
Clusters and firm-level innovation: A configurational analysis of agglomeration, network and institutional advantages in European aerospace44
Division of labor in collaborative knowledge production: The role of team size and interdisciplinarity44
Methods to account for citation inflation in research evaluation44
Delineating policy mixes: Contrasting top-down and bottom-up approaches to the case of energy-storage policy in California44
Innovation, growth and the transition to net-zero emissions43
Start-up subsidies: Does the policy instrument matter?42
Entrepreneurs for a low carbon world: How environmental knowledge and policy shape the creation and financing of green start-ups42
The state of innovation system research: What happens beneath the surface?42
Measuring eco-innovation dimensions: The role of environmental corporate culture and commercial orientation42
Knowledge to money: Assessing the business performance effects of publicly-funded R&D grants42
Openness in platform ecosystems: Innovation strategies for complementary products42
What do we know about R&D spillovers and productivity? Meta-analysis evidence on heterogeneity and statistical power41
Patents and knowledge diffusion: The effect of early disclosure40
The role of technology standards in product innovation: Theory and evidence from UK manufacturing firms40
Entrepreneurship policy and the financing of young innovative companies: Evidence from the Italian Startup Act39
Embodied and disembodied technological change: The sectoral patterns of job-creation and job-destruction39
Differential moderating effects of strategic and operational reconfiguration on the relationship between open innovation practices and innovation performance39
Coherence or flexibility? The paradox of change for developers’ digital innovation trajectory on open platforms39
Configuring collective digital-technology usage in dynamic and complex design practices39
Digitalization, routineness and employment: An exploration on Italian task-based data38
Advanced manufacturing technology adoption and innovation: A systematic literature review on barriers, enablers, and innovation types38
The role of interactive learning in innovation capability building in multinational subsidiaries: A micro-level study of biotechnology in Brazil37
The antecedents of green technologies: The role of team-level recombinant capabilities37
Founder CEOs and innovation: Evidence from CEO sudden deaths in public firms37
Gender diversity in the management field: Does it matter for research outcomes?36
Measure Twice, Cut Once: Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Metrics35
Mapping the mix: Linking instruments, settings and target groups in the study of policy mixes35
Processes of building cross-border knowledge pipelines35
Global networks, local specialisation and regional patterns of innovation34
Threats and opportunities in the digital era: Automation spikes and employment dynamics34
Higher education policy: Why hope for quality when rewarding quantity?34
Firm survival in complex value chains and global innovation systems: Evidence from solar photovoltaics34
Inbound Open Innovation and Innovation Performance: A Robustness Study33
Directed innovation policies and the supermultiplier: An empirical assessment of mission-oriented policies in the US economy32
Firm ownership, quality of government and innovation: Evidence from patenting in the telecommunication industry32
Bridging analog and digital expertise: Cross-domain collaboration and boundary-spanning tools in the creation of digital innovation32
Local entrepreneurial ecosystems as configural narratives: A new way of seeing and evaluating antecedents and outcomes31
Why do people use mobile payment technologies and why would they continue? An examination and implications from India31
Intermediation in public procurement of innovation: How Amsterdam’s startup-in-residence programme connects startups to urban challenges31
Politics of complexity: Conceptualizing agency, power and powering in the transitional dynamics of complex adaptive systems31
Measuring innovation using firm-level surveys: Evidence from developing countries✰30
Start-ups launched by recent STEM university graduates: The impact of university education on entrepreneurial entry30
The relationship between interdisciplinarity and distinct modes of university-industry interaction30
Migrant inventors and the technological advantage of nations30
The effect of technological imitation on corporate innovation: Evidence from US patent data29
Stimulating a more Circular Economy through Public Procurement: Roles and dynamics of intermediation29
Foreign inventors in Europe and the United States: Diversity and Patent Quality29
Industry-university knowledge flows and product innovation: How do knowledge stocks and crisis matter?29
Patent trading flows of small and large firms29
Explaining early entry into path-creation technological catch-up in the forestry and pulp industry: Evidence from Brazil28
Political uncertainty and innovation: The relative effects of national leaders’ education levels and regime systems on firm-level patent applications28
Smart Specialisation as a transition management framework: Driving sustainability-focused regional innovation policy?28
Socializing the risks and rewards of public investments: Economic, policy, and legal issues28
State governments as financiers of technology startups: Evidence from Michigan's R&D loan program28
Universities’ commitment to interdisciplinary research: To what end?28
Inventor migration and knowledge flows: A two-way communication channel?28
Digital skills, relatedness and green diversification: A study of European regions28
Public funding of innovation: Exploring applications and allocations of the European SME Instrument28
R&D tax credit and innovation: Evidence from private firms in india27
Technological complexity and economic growth of regions27
Are engineering graduates ready for R&D jobs in emerging countries? Teaching-focused industry-academia collaboration strategies27
Research addressing emerging technological ideas has greater scientific impact27
Are R&D-Intensive firms also corporate social responsibility specialists? A multicountry study27
New and atypical combinations: An assessment of novelty and interdisciplinarity27
How Artificial Intelligence Technology Affects Productivity and Employment: Firm-level Evidence from Taiwan27
To what extent do young innovative companies take advantage of policy support to enact innovation appropriation mechanisms?27
The impact of the pandemic-enforced lockdown on the scholarly productivity of women academics in South Africa27
Private and public values of innovation: A patent analysis of synthetic biology27
Artificial intelligence and industrial innovation: Evidence from German firm-level data26
Transition topology: Capturing institutional dynamics in regional development paths to sustainability25
The supply chain economy: A new industry categorization for understanding innovation in services25
Talent goes to global cities: The world network of scientists’ mobility25
Do research subsidies crowd out private R&D of large firms? Evidence from European Framework Programmes25
Innovation performance feedback and technological alliance portfolio diversity: The moderating role of firms’ R&D intensity24
Assessing transitions through socio-technical configuration analysis – a methodological framework and a case study in the water sector24
The verticality of policy mixes for sustainability transitions: A case study of solar water heating in China24
Re-examining path dependence in the digital age: The evolution of connected car business models24
Disentangling the effects of business groups in the innovation-export relationship24
Why matter matters: How technology characteristics shape the strategic framing of technologies24
Innovation efficiency in European high-tech industries: Evidence from a Bayesian stochastic frontier approach24
Green innovation and financial performance: A study on Italian firms23
Household sector innovation in China: Impacts of income and motivation23
Anchoring innovations in oscillating domestic spaces: Why sanitation service offerings fail in informal settlements23
Crowdsourcing for innovation: How related and unrelated perspectives interact to increase creative performance23
The interconnections of academic research and universities’ “third mission”: Evidence from the UK23
A shot in the dark? Policy influence on cluster networks23
Bridging the equity gap for young innovative companies: The design of effective government venture capital fund programs23
On the use of blockchain-based mechanisms to tackle academic misconduct22
Evaluation in research funding agencies: Are structurally diverse teams biased against?22
Regional innovation effects of applied research institutions22
Is innovation (increasingly) concentrated in large cities? An international comparison22
Innovation and uneven development: The challenge for low- and middle-income economies22
Teaching-focused university–industry collaborations: Determinants and impact on graduates’ employability competencies22
Innovation over the industry life-cycle. Does ownership matter?22
The Matthew effect of a journal's ranking21
Effective innovation via better management of firms: The role of leverage in times of crisis21
Conversations and idea generation: Evidence from a field experiment21
Should there be lower taxes on patent income?21
Mapping general purpose technologies with patent data21
Next-generation consumer innovation search: Identifying early-stage need-solution pairs on the web21
The role of pre-innovation platform activity for diffusion success: Evidence from consumer innovations on a 3D printing platform21
Greenfield foreign direct investments and regional environmental technologies21
The acceptance of instruments in instrument mix situations: Citizens’ perspective on Swiss energy transition21
Even winners need to learn: How government entrepreneurship programs can support innovative ventures21
How do new use environments influence a technology's knowledge trajectory? A patent citation network analysis of lithium-ion battery technology20
Does green public procurement trigger environmental innovations?20
A New Measurement Conception for the ‘Doing-Using-Interacting’ Mode of Innovation20
Different founders, different venture outcomes: A comparative analysis of academic and non-academic startups20
The effectiveness of university regulations to foster science-based entrepreneurship20
Interplay of policy experimentation and institutional change in sustainability transitions: The case of mobility as a service in Finland20
Does the merger of universities promote their scientific research performance? Evidence from China20
Unpacking transnational industry legitimacy dynamics, windows of opportunity, and latecomers’ catch-up in complex product systems20
Academic breeding grounds: Home department conditions and early career performance of academic researchers19
Entrepreneurship in Cities19
Suppliers versus start-ups: Where do better innovation ideas come from?19
Birthplace diversity and economic complexity: Cross-country evidence19
Industrial policy intensity, technological change, and productivity growth: Evidence from China19
China's catching-up in artificial intelligence seen as a co-evolution of corporate and national innovation systems19
Ties that matter: The impact of alliance partner knowledge recombination novelty on knowledge utilization in R&D alliances19
Trademarks, specialized complementary assets, and the external sourcing of innovation19
When labour market rigidities are useful for innovation. Evidence from German IAB firm-level data18
Do public R&D subsidies produce jobs? Evidence from the SBIR/STTR program18
Intermediaries for the greater good: How entrepreneurial support organizations can embed constrained sustainable development startups in entrepreneurial ecosystems18
Network failure: Biotechnology firms, clusters and collaborations far from the world superclusters18
Does gender affect innovation? Evidence from female chief technology officers18
Public R&D support and firm performance: A multivariate dose-response analysis18
Using retracted journal articles in psychology to understand research misconduct in the social sciences: What is to be done?18
A dynamic multi-sector analysis of technological catch-up: The impact of technology cycle times, knowledge base complexity and variety18
The geography of scientific citations18
Distinguishing between appropriability and appropriation: A systematic review and a renewed conceptual framing18
A composite indicator analysis for optimizing entrepreneurial ecosystems18
In-text patent citations: A user's guide18
Reporting errors and biases in published empirical findings: Evidence from innovation research18
Organizational drivers of innovation: The role of workforce agility18
The fall of the innovation empire and its possible rise through open science18
Returns to ICT skills18
Related variety as a driver of regional innovation and entrepreneurship: A moderated and mediated model with non-linear effects18
The funding-productivity-gender nexus in science, a multistage analysis18