Francesco Rentocchini

Southampton Business School, University of Southampton

Associate Professor Innovation

University Rd.

Southampton SO17 1BJ, Hampshire SO17 1LP

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (17)

Why Do Firms Invest Abroad? An Analysis of the Motives Underlying Foreign Direct Investments

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 03 Jun 2009
Chiara Franco, Francesco Rentocchini and Giuseppe Vittucci Marzetti
University of Pisa, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and University of Milano-Bicocca - Department of Sociology and Social Research
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FDI determinants, FDI motives, Taxonomy, Foreign Direct Investments

Why Do Firms Invest Abroad? An Analysis of the Motives Underlying Foreign Direct Investments

The IUP Journal of International Business Law, Vol. 9, Nos. 1 & 2, pp. 42-65, January & April 2010
Posted: 01 Feb 2010
Chiara Franco, Francesco Rentocchini and Giuseppe Vittucci Marzetti
University of Pisa, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and University of Milano-Bicocca - Department of Sociology and Social Research

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Sources and Characteristics of Software Patents in the European Union: Some Empirical Considerations

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 06 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 27 Sep 2008
Francesco Rentocchini
Southampton Business School, University of Southampton
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Software Patenting, Intellectual Property Rights, IPRs, Patent, Innovation, Empirical

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An Analysis of the Adoption of Open Source Software by Local Public Administrations: Evidence from the Emilia-Romagna Region of Italy

International Journal of Open Source Software and Processes (IJOSSP) 2(3), 1-29
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2012
Francesco Rentocchini and Dimitri Tartari
Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and Regione Emilia Romagna
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open source software, public administration, online public services, empirical

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Coexistence and Market Tipping in a Diffusion Model of Open Source vs. Proprietary Software

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 05 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2012
Riccardo Leoncini, Francesco Rentocchini and Giuseppe Vittucci Marzetti
University of Bologna - Department of Economics, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and University of Milano-Bicocca - Department of Sociology and Social Research
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Increasing returns, Model of diffusion, Open-source software, Technological competition

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An Agent-Based Model of Product Competition: Network Structure and Coexistence Under Different Information Regimes

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 May 2010
Giovanni Pegoretti, Francesco Rentocchini and Giuseppe Vittucci Marzetti
University of Trento - Department of Economics, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and University of Milano-Bicocca - Department of Sociology and Social Research
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Agent-based model, innovation diffusion, network effects, social networks, small-world

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Inventors and Entrepreneurs in Academia: What Types of Skills and Experience Matter?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Nov 2011
Pablo D'Este, Surya Mahdi, Andy Neely and Francesco Rentocchini
Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Institute of Innovation and Knowledge Management, INGENIO (CSIC-UPV), Cranfield School of Management, University of Cambridge and Southampton Business School, University of Southampton
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technological opportunities, entrepreneurial opportunities, discovery and exploitation, research skills, collaboration experience with industry, academic entrepreneurship, spin-offs, patenting

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Is Open Source About Innovation? How Interactions with the Open Source Community Impact on the Innovative Performances of Entrepreneurial Ventures

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Dec 2010
Evila Piva, Francesco Rentocchini and Cristina Rossi Lamastra
Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Gestionale, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and Politecnico di Milano
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Entrepreneurial Ventures, Open Source, Firm-Community Collaboration, Innovation Performance

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The Rush for Patents in the Fourth Industrial Revolution: An Exploration of Patenting Activity at the European Patent Office

SWPS 2019-12
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Jun 2019
Mario Benassi, Elena Grinza and Francesco Rentocchini
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM), University Of Milan and Southampton Business School, University of Southampton
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Fourth Industrial Revolution; Industry 4.0; matched patent-firm data; patent applications; EPO

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The Effect of Academic Consulting on Research Performance: Evidence from Five Spanish Universities

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 May 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2011
Southampton Business School, University of Southampton, Universidad Autónoma del Caribe, Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Institute of Innovation and Knowledge Management, INGENIO (CSIC-UPV) and University of Bologna - Department of Management
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academic consulting, economics of science, technology transfer

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Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Estimating Cocaine Production Using a Novel Dataset Based on Reported Seizures of Laboratories

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 23 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2012
Riccardo Leoncini and Francesco Rentocchini
University of Bologna - Department of Economics and Southampton Business School, University of Southampton
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cocaine, cocaine production, drug seizures, Colombia

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Exploring and Yet Failing Less: Learning from Exploration, Exploitation and Human Capital in R&D

SWPS 2014-23
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Pablo D'Este, Alberto Marzucchi and Francesco Rentocchini
Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) - Institute of Innovation and Knowledge Management, INGENIO (CSIC-UPV), University of Trento - School on Local Development and Southampton Business School, University of Southampton
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Open Innovation: Revealing and Engagement in Open Data Organisations Franz

SWPS 2016-19
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 12 Oct 2016
Franz Huber, Francesco Rentocchini and Thomas Wainwright
University of Southampton, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and University of Southampton - School of Management
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Open Data; Open Innovation; digital economy; selective revealing; gatekeepers; engagement

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That Was then, this is Now: Skills and Routinization in the 2000s.

SWPS 2014-18
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Davide Consoli, Francesco Vona and Francesco Rentocchini
INGENIO, Observatoire Français des Conjonctures Economiques (OFCE) - Department for Research on Innovation and Competition and Southampton Business School, University of Southampton
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The Wealth of (Open Data) Nations? Examining the Interplay of Open Government Data and Country-level Institutions for Entrepreneurial Activity at the Country-level

SWPS 2020-13
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Aug 2020 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2020
Franz Huber, Alan Ponce, Francesco Rentocchini and Thomas Wainwright
Seeburg Castle University, University of Ciudad Juarez, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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open data, open government data, institutions, entrepreneurship, country-context, digital economy

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Going Revolutionary: The Impact of 4IR Technology Development on Firm Performance

SWPS 2020-08
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2020
Mario Benassi, Elena Grinza, Francesco Rentocchini and Laura Rondi
University of Milan - Department of Economics, Management and Quantitative Methods (DEMM), University Of Milan, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and Politecnico di Torino
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Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR); patenting; technology development; firm performance; longitudinal matched patent-firm data

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Open Data for Open Innovation: Managing Absorptive Capacity in Smes

R&D Management, Vol. 50, Issue 1, pp. 31-46, 2020
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2020
Franz Huber, Thomas Wainwright and Francesco Rentocchini
Seeburg Castle University, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Southampton Business School, University of Southampton
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Is Open Source Software About Innovation? Collaborations with the Open Source Community and Innovation Performance of Software Entrepreneurial Ventures

Journal of Small Business Management, Vol. 50, Issue 2, pp. 340-364, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Mar 2012
Evila Piva, Francesco Rentocchini and Cristina Rossi‐Lamastra
Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Gestionale, Southampton Business School, University of Southampton and Polytechnic University of Milan - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering
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