The Summer School is sponsored by:
La Collectivité Territoriale de Corse

Objectives and Public Concerned

- To promote the diffusion of knowledge and research findings in the field of Industrial Dynamics.
- To supply lectures and information to advanced economics students at the Ph.D. level, senior researchers and young professors willing to obtain specific training on major changes in the economy.
- To provide a meeting place for specialists willing to compare and share their research experience.

Scientific Programme

- Formal lectures every morning, providing students with detailed knowledge on specific topics: Zheories of the Firm, Industrial Dynamics (entry, exit, firm's growth, innovation, industry evolution and structural adjustment), Innovation and the Knowledge based Economy, Spatial Dynamics ...)
- Afternoons will be devoted to workshops on research presentations by students and on research methodology and tools.
- A special session (in French) will be organised with contributions by local authorities and scholars from the University of Corsica.

Board of Directors

D. Foray (IMRI, Paris-Dauphine Univ., FR)
J. Jaumandreu (Carlos III Univ. , Madrid, ES)
F. Lissoni (CESPRI, Bocconi Univ., IT)
F. Malerba (CESPRI, Bocconi Univ., IT)
F. Meyer-Krahmer (ISI-Fraunhofer, Karlsruhe, DE)
P. Geroski (London Business School, UK)
G. Licht (ZEW, DE)
J. Mairesse (CREST, INSEE, FR)
P. Maskell (Copenhagen Business School, DK)
W.E. Steinmueller (SPRU, Sussex Univ., UK)


Jean-Michel Dalle

IMRI, Université Paris-Dauphine, FR

Bent Dalum

IKE-Gruppen, Aalborg University, DK

Paul A. David

Stanford University, USA

Dominique Foray

IMRI, Université Paris-Dauphine, FR

Paul Geroski

London Business School, UK

Bronwyn H. Hall

University of California, Berkeley

Jordi Jaumandreu

Boston University, USA

Max Keilbach

Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW), DE

Aija Leiponen

Cornell University, USA

Jacques Mairesse

CREST Institut National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques, FR, INSEE, FR)

Franco Malerba

CESPRI, University "L. Bocconi", IT

Marie-Antoinette Maupertius

Université de la Corse

Ed Steinmueller

SPRU, University of Sussex, UK

Bart Verspagen

ECIS, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL

Murat Yildizoglu

IFReDE, Université Montesquieu, Bordeaux, FR

Deadline for application: May 31, 2003

For information and application forms, please contact:
ESSID organisation committee c/o CESPRI, Università Bocconi, Via Sarfatti 25, 20132 Milano, Italy
E-mail: tiziana,
Fax: ++39025836.3399

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31.08.2003 - 06.09.2003

Event Location

Cargèse, Corse (France)