Roberto Fontana

Department of economics and management

Via San Felice 5

Pavia, 27100

Italy

CRIOS-Bocconi University

Via Sarfatti 25

Milan, 20136

Italy

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Scholarly Papers (12)

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Firm Size and Openness: The Driving Forces of University-Industry Collaboration

SPRU Electronic Working Paper Series No. SEWP 103
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Dec 2003
Aldo Geuna, Roberto Fontana, Roberto Fontana and Mireille Matt
University of Torino - Department Cultures, Politics and Society, CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management and University of Angers - Bureau of Economic Theory and Application (BETA)
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Public Research Organisations, University-Industry Relationships, Sources of Innovation.

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Mapping Technological Trajectories as Patent Citation Networks: An Application to Data Communication Standards

Economics of Innovation and New Technology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Sep 2008
Roberto Fontana, Roberto Fontana, Alessandro Nuvolari and Bart Verspagen
CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management, Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) and University of Maastricht and UNU-MERIT
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Drivers of Diffusion of Consumer Products: Empirical Evidence from the Digital Audio Player Market

ESA Research Network Sociology of Culture Midterm Conference: Culture and the Making of Worlds, October 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Oct 2010
Roberto Camerani, Nicoletta Corrocher, Roberto Fontana and Roberto Fontana
University of Sussex - Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), Bocconi University - Department of Management and Technology and CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management
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The Impact of Academic Patenting on University Research and Its Transfer

ICER Working Paper No. 01/2009
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 May 2009 Last Revised: 25 May 2009
Aldo Geuna, Gustavo Crespi, Pablo D'Este, Roberto Fontana and Roberto Fontana
University of Torino - Department Cultures, Politics and Society, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management
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Expectations, Network Effects and Timing of Technology Adoption: Some Empirical Evidence from a Sample of SMEs in Italy

Small Business Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 Sep 2008
Nicoletta Corrocher, Roberto Fontana and Roberto Fontana
Bocconi University - Department of Management and Technology and CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management
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Incentives and Uncertainty: An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Demand on Innovation

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 29 Sep 2008
Roberto Fontana, Roberto Fontana and Marco Guerzoni
CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management and Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS)
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Incentives and Uncertainty: An Empirical Analysis of the Impact of Demand on Innovation

Cambridge Journal of Economics, Vol. 32, Issue 6, pp. 927-946, 2008
Posted: 07 Nov 2008
Roberto Fontana, Roberto Fontana and Marco Guerzoni
CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management and Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca - Department of Economics, Management and Statistics (DEMS)

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Demand, Product innovation, Process innovation, Market size

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What Drives the Emergence of Entrepreneurial Academics? A Study on Collaborative Research Partnerships in the UK

Research Evaluation, Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 257-270, December 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Dec 2008
Pablo D'Este Cukierman, Roberto Fontana and Roberto Fontana
University of Sussex and CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management
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Product Entry in a Fast Growing Industry: The LAN Switch Market

Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Vol. 16, 2006
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Roberto Fontana, Roberto Fontana and Lionel Nesta
CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management and University of Sussex
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Product introduction, Entry, LAN industry

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'…Then Came Cisco, and the Rest is History': A 'History Friendly' Model of the Local Area Networking Industry

Quaderni - Working Paper DSE N° 993
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 10 Feb 2015
Roberto Fontana, Roberto Fontana and Lorenzo Zirulia
CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management and University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM)
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Simulation, History Friendly Models, Switching Costs, Compatibility

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Factors Affecting University-Industry R&D Projects: The Importance of Searching, Screening and Signalling

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Roberto Fontana, Roberto Fontana, Aldo Geuna and Mireille Matt
CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management, University of Torino - Department Cultures, Politics and Society and University of Angers - Bureau of Economic Theory and Application (BETA)

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Environmental scanning, Firm characteristics, Public research organizations, R&D partnerships, R&D, University-industry relations, Colleges & universities, Cooperation, Cooperative research

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Objectives, Obstacles and Drivers of ICT Adoption: What Do IT Managers Perceive?

Information Economics & Policy, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 229-242, 2008
Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Nicoletta Corrocher, Roberto Fontana and Roberto Fontana
Bocconi University - Department of Management and Technology and CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management

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Technology adoption, Innovation, LAN equipment

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Competing Technologies and Market Dominance: Standard “Battles” in the Local Area Networking Industry

Industrial and Corporate Change, Vol. 17, Issue 6, pp. 1205-1238, 2008
Posted: 15 Nov 2008
Roberto Fontana and Roberto Fontana
CRIOS-Bocconi UniversityDepartment of economics and management

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