New publication: Transformative paths, multiscalarity of knowledge bases and industry 4.0

Another outcome of the fantastic Horizon 2020 MAKERS project coordinated by Prof. Lisa de Propris has just seen the light. The book investigates the links between Industry 4.0 and Regional Transformations in Europe, illustrated through a large variety of cases.  In this book,  Marco Bellandi,  Monica Plechero and I have a chapter in which we propose a … Continue reading New publication: Transformative paths, multiscalarity of knowledge bases and industry 4.0

New publication: Unpacking the role of universities in the emergence, development and impact of social innovations

In this new paper co-authored with Blaise Bayuo and Bo Göransson and published in Technology Forecasting and Social Change,  we conduct a systematic review of the literature on the role of universities in sustainability transformations. We look at how the way that universities organize their three missions: teaching, research, and the third mission enable or … Continue reading New publication: Unpacking the role of universities in the emergence, development and impact of social innovations