Call For Papers Munich Summer Institute 2017
Call For Papers
Munich Summer Institute 2017
May 29 to 31, 2017, Munich
From May 29 to 31, 2017, the Center for Law & Economics at ETH Zurich (http://www.lawecon.ethz.ch), the Institute for Strategy, Technology and Organization at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich (http://www.en.isto.bwl.uni-muenchen.de) and the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (http://www.ip.mpg.de) will jointly organize the second Munich Summer Institute 2017.
OVERVIEW: The Summer Institute will focus on three areas:
- Digitization, Strategy and Organization (chairs: Jorg Claussen and Tobias Kretschmer),
- Innovation and Entrepreneurship (chair: Dietmar Harhoff), and
- Law & Economics of Intellectual Property and Innovation (chair: Stefan Bechtold).
The goal of the Munich Summer Institute is to stimulate a rigorous in-depth discussion of a select number of research papers and to strengthen the interdisciplinary international research community in these areas. Researchers in economics, law, management and related fields at all stages of their career (from Ph.D. students to full professors) may attend the Munich Summer Institute as presenters in a plenary or a poster session, as discussants or as attendants. The Munich Summer Institute will feature three keynote lectures, 18 plenary presentations and a daily poster session (including a poster slam). Paper presentations will be grouped by topics, not discipline or method.
The Munich Summer Institute will be held at the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities in the heart of Munich. Participation is by invitation only. The organizers will fund travel and hotel expenses for all plenary speakers and hotel expenses for all poster presenters and invited discussants.
- Michael Frakes (Duke University)
- Ajia Leiponen (Cornell University)
- Mirjam van Praag (Copenhagen Business School)
PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE: Researchers who would like to present a paper are invited to submit their paper online until January 15, 2017, at http://munich-summer-institute.org. Paper selections will be announced at the beginning of March. The program of the Munich Summer Institute will be available on April 1, 2017. Final papers are due for circulation among conference participants on May 1, 2017. Accepted papers will be made available to conference participants on a protected website. Researchers who would like to attend the Munich Summer Institute without giving a presentation should contact one of the organizers by May 1, 2017.
FURTHER INFORMATION: More information is available at http://munich-summer-institute.org. Any questions concerning the Munich Summer Institute should be directed to Stefan Bechtold (email@example.com), Jorg Claussen (firstname.lastname@example.org), Dietmar Harhoff (email@example.com) or Tobias Kretschmer (firstname.lastname@example.org).