Info
Logo Bocconi

ALFONSO GAMBARDELLA

ALFONSO GAMBARDELLA
Docente Professore Ordinario
Dipartimento di Management e Tecnologia
 

Personal page


Insegnamenti a.a. 2018/2019

11545 METHODS FOR MANAGERIAL DECISION
20567 INNOVATION MANAGEMENT AND STRATEGIES
20568 EMPIRICAL METHODS FOR INNOVATION STRATEGIES
20595 BUSINESS ANALYTICS
40050 APPLIED BUSINESS STUDIES

Insegnamenti a.a. precedenti


Note biografiche

Roma, 24 settembre 1961. Laureato in Economia e commercio presso l'Università di Genova. MA in Economics presso la New York University. PhD in Economics presso la Stanford University.


Curriculum Accademico

Professore di Economia e Gestione delle Imprese e Direttore del Dipartimento di Management & Tecnologia. Mi occupo di economia e management dell'innovazione tecnologica con particolare riferimento alle strategie delle imprese e all'impatto dell'innovazione sulle strutture industriali.  Ho pubblicato su diverse riviste mazionali ed internazionali. Il mio libro più conosciuto è Markets for Technology (2001, MIT Press, con A.Arora e A.Fosfuri).  Sono Co-editor di Strategic Management Journal (con Sendil Ethiraj e Connie Helfat), Fellow della Strategic Management Society, e Research Fellow del CEPR, Londra. Sono stato Chair della Divisione Business Policy and Strategy della US Academy of Management nel 2016 e Visting Professor presso il Dipartimento di Economia dell'Università di Stanford (nel 1995-86, 2003 e 2005) e la Sloan School del MIT (2015-16).


Aree di interesse scientifico

Strategia. Innovazione. Economia e gestione delle imprese.


Pubblicazioni principali

Articoli su riviste (selezione)

  • A Scientific Approach to Entrepreneurial Decision Making: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial (con A. Camuffo, A. Cordova e C. Spina), Management Science, in corso di pubblicazione 
  • Specializing in Generality: Firm Strategies When Intermediate Factor Markets Work (con R. Conti e E.Novelli), Organization Science, in corso di pubblicazione
  • Specializing in General-Purpose Technologies as a Firm Long-Term Strategy (con R. Conti e E. Novelli) Industrial and Corporate Change, in corso di pubblicazione
  • The Economic Value of Patent Portfolios (con D. Harhoff e B. Verspagen), Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, 2017
  • The User Innovation Paradigm: Implications for Markets and Welfare (con C. Raasch e E. Von Hippel), Management Science, 2017, disponibile open access a http://pubsonline.informs.org/doi/pdf/10.1287/mnsc.2015.2393
  • Using, Blocking, and Sleeping Patents: Empirical Evidence from a Large Inventor Survey (con S. Torrisi, P. Giuri, D. Harhoff, K. Hoisl e M. Mariani), Research Policy, 2016
  • Bribery and Investment: Firm-Level Evidence from Africa and Latin America (con A. Birhanu e G. Valentini), Strategic Management Journal, 2016 ... guarda il video abstract
  • Using What You Know: Patented Knowledge and Incumbent Firms in Employee Entrepreneurship (con M. Ganco e F. Honorè), Organization Science, 2015 
  • Bibliometric Evaluation and Informed Peer Review: Evidence from Italy (con G. Bertocchi, T. Jappelli C. Nappi, F. Peracchi), Research Policy, 2015
  • Strategic Incentives to Human Capital (con C. Panico, G. Valentini), Strategic Management Journal, 2015 ... guarda il video abstract
  • On the Management of Open Innovation (con C.Panico), Research Policy, 2014
  • Learning to Be Edison: Inventors, Organizations and Breakthrough Inventions (con R.Conti e M.Mariani), Organization Science, 2014
  • The Economic Value of Patented inventions: Thoughts and Open Questions, International Journal of Industrial Organizations, 2013
  • Research on Markets for Inventions and Implications for R&D Allocation Strategies (con R.Conti e E.Novelli), Academy of Management Annals, 2013
  • General Technological Capabilities, Product Market Fragmentation, and Markets for Technology (con M.Giarratana), Research Policy, 2013
  • Technology Push and Demand Pull Perspectives in Innovation Studies: Current Findings and Future Research Directions (con G.Di Stefano e G.Verona), Research Policy, 2012
  • Localized Knowledge Spillovers and Skill-Biased Performance" (con M.Giarratana), Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 2010
  • Ideas for Rent: An Overview of Markets for Technology (con A.Arora), Industrial and Corporate Change, 2010
  • Business-Model Innovation, General Purpose Technologies, Specialization and Industry Change (con A.McGahan), Long Range Planning, 2010
  • How and When Should Companies Retain their Human Capital? Contracts, Incentives, and Human Resource Implications (con M.Giarratana e C.Panico), Industrial and Corporate Change, 2010
  • Organizational Attributes and the Distribution of Rewards in a Region: Managerial Firms vs Knowledge Clusters (con M.Giarratana), Organization Science, 2010
  • A Breadth of Fresh Air: Firm Type, Scale and Selection Effects in Drug Development (con A.Arora, L.Magazzini e F.Pammolli), Management Science, 2009
  • How Provincial is Your Region? Openness and Regional Performance in Europe (con M.Mariani e S.Torrisi), Regional Studies, 2009
  • The Value of European Patents (con D.Harhoff e B.Verspagen), European Management Review, 2008
  • The Market for Patents in Europe (con P.Giuri e A.Luzzi), Research Policy, 2007
  • Inventors and Invention Processes in Europe. Results from the PatVal-EU Survey (con P.Giuri et al.), Research Policy, 2007
  • Proprietory vs Public Domain Licensing of Software and Research Products (con B.Hall), Research Policy, 2006
  • Old Economy Inputs for New Economy Outputs: Cluster Formation in the New Silicon Valles (con T.Bresnahan e A.Saxenian), Industrial and Corporate Change, 2001
  • Specialised Technology Suppliers, International Spillovers and Investments: Evidence from the Chemical Industry (con A.Arora e A.Fosfuri), Journal of Development Economics, 2001
  • Domestic Markets and International Competitiveness: Generic and Product Specific Competencies in the Engineering Sector (con A.Arora), Strategic Management Journal, 1997
  • Evaluating Technological Information and Utilizing It (con A.Arora), Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 1994
  • The Changing Technology of Technical Change: General and Abstract Knowledge and the Division of Innovative Labour (con A.Arora), Research Policy, 1994
  • Competitive Advantages from In-house Basic Research, Research Policy, 1992
  • Complementarity and External Linkages: The Strategies of the Large Firms in Biotechnology (con A.Arora), Journal of Industrial Economics, 1990

Libri (principali)

  • Innovazione e Sviluppo: Miti da Sfatare, Realtà da Costruire, Egea, 2009
  • From Underdog to Tigers: The Rise of the Software Industry in Some Emerging Economies (a cura di, con A.Arora), Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005
  • Building High-Tech Clusters: Silicon Valley and Beyond (a cura di, con T. Bresnahan), Cambridge UK: Cambridge University Press, 2004
  • Markets for Technology: The Economics of Innovation and Corporate Strategy, (con A.Arora e A. Fosfuri), Cambridge MA: MIT Press, 2001
  • Science and Innovation: The US Pharmaceutical Industry in the 1980s, Cambridge UK: Cambridge University Press, 1995

Altre pubblicazioni

Working paper

  • Managing Spillovers in Project Selection (con A. Francetich), CEPR DP 12946
  • Open Source Hardware as a Profit-Maximizing Strategy of Downstream Firms (con E. von Hippel), CEPR P 12901
  • A Scientific Approach to Entrepreneurial Decision-Making: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial (con A. Camuffo and A. Cordova), CEPR DP 12421

Altri articoli

  • The Value of Precision for Entrepreneurial Decisions (con A. Camuffo and A. Cordova), Vox, Jan 6, 2018