Welcome to CESIS

CESIS (Centre of Excellence for Science and Innovation Studies) is a research center with the mission to organize and carry out studies of innovation systems. CESIS is funded by VINNOVA , KTH and JIBS .

CESIS recently achieved the overall assessment "Outstanding at the forefront of international research". According to the worldwide REPEC -system CESIS ranks high in terms of research output and research impact. CESIS is among the top 5 % institutions in the world focused on innovation research.

New publications

Larsson, J.,P., & Thulin, P. (2018) Corporate Independent by necessity? The life satisfaction of necessity and opportunity entrepreneurs in 70 countries. Small Business Economics

Hårsman, B., Mattsson, L. G., & Hovsepyan, V. (2018) The income return to entrepreneurship - theoretical model and outcomes for Swedish regions. Annals of Regional Science

Braunerhjelm, P., & Torbjörn, T. (2018) Born Globals - Presence, performance and prospects. Industrial Business Review

Zhao, Z., Broström, A. & J. Cai (2018) Promoting academic engagement: university context and individual characteristics. Journal of Technology Transfer

Baum, C., Lööf, H., & Nabavi, P.(2018) Innovation strategies, external knowledge and productivity growth. Industry and Innovation

Journal publications