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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.

What is DRUID?

What is DRUID

What is DRUID?


The DRUID-DIME Academy Winter PhD Conference 2009
January 22-24, 2009

Most Promising Research Project Award 2009


The Selection Committee has picked the three most promising papers of the conference. It was extremely hard given the many high quality papers at the conference. The high quality of PhD presentation is good news for the future of DRUID's broader scientific community. The three papers are:





WINNER: Silvia Appelt, Munich Graduate School of Economics

Early Entries and Trademarks - Barriers to Generic Entry in the German Pharmaceutical Industry?


Runner-up: Rikard Eriksson, Umeň University

Localised Spillovers or knowledge Flows?
A study on the effect of proximity and labour mobility on plant performance


Runner-up: Aura Leulescu, Bocconi University

The Genesis of Technological Spin-Offs: Imprinting and Leniency Effects



The Selection Committee consisted of Michael S. Dahl and Keld Laursen