Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Humboldt Graduate School of Business

Economics of Innovation

Prof. Dr. Philipp Koellinger, Erasmus School of Economics, Rotterdam

Summer Semester 2010, Thursdays and Fridays , 2-4 pm, Teaching starts on 20 May 2010.

Room: Room 22, SPA 1

Course Administrator: Christian Schade, entre{at}


This 6 ECTS credit course is part of the management specialization of the HGSB. It is tailored towards second year doctoral students which have an active interest in persuing a research carreer in management, entrepreneurship and related fields.


Course contents: The objective of the course is to provide students with a comprehensive and advanced understanding of the origins, dynamics, and consequences of innovation from an economic perspective. Doing so, the course taps into many different fields within economics, including macroeconomics, industrial organization and labour economics. The course aims at improving modeling skills.


Course design: The syllabus can be downloaded here.