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Jeanette Hvarregaard

DRUID Secretary


DRUID is associated with the journal Industry and Innovation, published by Routledge. Industry and Innovation is an international refereed journal presenting high-quality original scholarship of the dynamics of industries and innovation. Interdisciplinary in nature, Industry and Innovation is informed by, and contributes in turn to, advancing the theoretical frontier within economics, management, sociology, and economic geography. Currently in its 22nd year and with 8 annual issues, Industry and Innovation's 2014 5-year impact factor in Thomson Reuters' Social Science Citation Index was 1.094.

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The DRUID Winter Conference 1998


Programme for the DRUID Winter Conference 1998


See also the titles of the papers and the names of the corresponding discussants.

Thursday the 8th.

15.30         Arrival on
Coffee         Kongebrogården
               Kongebrovej 63
               DK-5500  Middelfart
               Phone: +45 64 41 11 22
               Fax: +45 64 41 11 80
16.00 - 18.30 Session 1:
               Maj Andersen - Edward Lorenz and Frank Skov Kristensen
               Jens Frøslev Christensen - Rod Coombs and Mette Præst
               Nicolai Juul Foss - G.B. Richardson and Maj Andersen

19.00 -       Dinner

20.30 - 21.30 Introduction on Industrial Dynamics
               Bo Carlson and Bengt-Åke Lundvall

Friday the 9th.

9.00 - 10.45  Session 2:
               Bent Dalum, Keld Laursen and Gert Villumsen - Mario Pianta and Lars Gelsing
               Ina Drejer - Pekka Ylæ Antilla and Peter Maskell
               Keld Laursen - Pekka Ylæ Antilla and Dieter Ernst

11.00 - 13.00 Session 3:
               Allan Næs Gjerding - Rod Coombs and Kristian Philipsen
               Kristian Philipsen and Esben Sloth Andersen - Bo Carlson and
               Jesper Lindgaard Christensen
               Mark Lorenzen - Edward Lorenz and Allan Næs Gjerding
               Volker Mahnke - Bo Carlson and Edward Lorenz

13.00 - 14.00 Lunch

14.00 - 16.00 Cultural Arrangement

16.00 - 18.30 Session 4:
               Kirsten Foss - Bo Carlsson & Peter Maskell
               Nicolai Juul Foss & Mikael Iversen - Rod Coombs & Pekka Ylä Antilla
               Peter Maskell - Kirsten Foss & Esben Sloth Andersen
               Sei-Myung Chang - Dieter Ernst & Keld Laursen

19.00 -       Dinner


January 10th.

9.00 - 10.30  Session 5:
               Mette Præst - Morten Overgaard Nielsen and Nicolai Juul Foss
               Marco Valente - G.B. Richardson and Keld Laursen

10.45 - 11.45 Closing round table on transaction costs and trust
               introduced by Edward Lorenz:
               Edward Lorenz, G.B.Richardson, Peter Maskell, Nicolai Juul
               Foss, and Lars Gelsing

12.00-13.30   Lunch

14.00         Departure


International Guests: Bo Carlsson
Rod Coombs
Edward Lorenz
Mario Pianta
G.B. Richardson
Mario Pianta
Pekka Ylæ Antilla