ME1313 Industrial and Technical Transformation 6.0 credits
Industriell och teknisk omvandling
This is an advanced course in Industrial Dynamics focusing on mechanisms behind technical and industrial transformation. It is based on Shumpeterian and evolutionary economic theory. These theories are discussed from a qualitative standpoint.
Advanced industrial dynamics, the role of R&D and science in innovation, non science based innovations, innovation indicators, knowledge formation processes/learning, innovation and economic growth, endogenous growth theory, innovation policy, evolutionary theory, institutional economics, systems of innovation.