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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Business and Management H-index 131 Citations 78,827 498 World Ranking 2 National Ranking 1
Economics and Finance H-index 115 Citations 77,234 383 World Ranking 18 National Ranking 14

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2001 - Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum

21st Century Entrepreneurship Research Fellow

Mentor Award, Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Capitalism

David B. Audretsch focuses on Entrepreneurship, Industrial organization, Economic system, Economic geography and Knowledge spillover. His Entrepreneurship study incorporates themes from Empirical evidence, Spillover effect, Endogenous growth theory, Public policy and Marketing. His Industrial organization study combines topics in areas such as Mechanism, Small firm, Microeconomics and Function.

His Economic system research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Competition, Capital, Empirical research and Commercial law. His studies in Economic geography integrate themes in fields like Technological change and Diversity. David B. Audretsch usually deals with Knowledge spillover and limits it to topics linked to Investment and Knowledge economy.

His most cited work include:

  • R&D Spillovers and the Geography of Innovation and Production (3585 citations)
  • Innovation and Small Firms (1524 citations)
  • Innovation in Large and Small Firms: An Empirical Analysis (1492 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Entrepreneurship, Industrial organization, Economic system, Economic geography and Empirical evidence. His research integrates issues of Knowledge spillover, Human capital, Public policy and Marketing, Commercialization in his study of Entrepreneurship. Endogenous growth theory is closely connected to Spillover effect in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Human capital.

His study brings together the fields of Process and Industrial organization. In most of his Economic system studies, his work intersects topics such as Market economy. His research brings together the fields of Economies of agglomeration and Economic geography.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Entrepreneurship (69.77%)
  • Industrial organization (19.71%)
  • Economic system (16.28%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Entrepreneurship (69.77%)
  • Industrial organization (19.71%)
  • Economic geography (16.89%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His scientific interests lie mostly in Entrepreneurship, Industrial organization, Economic geography, Commercial law and Marketing. His Entrepreneurship study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Economic growth, Public policy, Empirical evidence, Panel data and Economic system. His Public policy study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Western world, Health care, Market failure and Immigration.

David B. Audretsch combines topics linked to Strategic management with his work on Economic system. His work in Industrial organization addresses issues such as Productivity, which are connected to fields such as Tertiary sector of the economy. The various areas that David B. Audretsch examines in his Economic geography study include Economies of agglomeration and Diversity.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Company-Scientist Locational Links: The Case of Biotechnology (964 citations)
  • The lineages of the entrepreneurial ecosystem approach (254 citations)
  • Institutional factors, opportunity entrepreneurship and economic growth: Panel data evidence (200 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • World War II
  • Capitalism

David B. Audretsch mostly deals with Entrepreneurship, Industrial organization, Commercial law, Marketing and Empirical evidence. His Entrepreneurship research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Panel data, Economic geography, Human capital, Public policy and Economic system. His work deals with themes such as Technological change, Cultural identity, Economy and Business economics, which intersect with Economic geography.

David B. Audretsch studies Knowledge spillover, a branch of Industrial organization. The study incorporates disciplines such as Productivity and Commercialization in addition to Knowledge spillover. His Empirical evidence research incorporates themes from Sociocultural evolution, Positive economics, Public organization and Diversity.

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Top Publications

R&D Spillovers and the Geography of Innovation and Production

David B. Audretsch;Maryann P. Feldman;Maryann P. Feldman.
The American Economic Review (1996)

7705 Citations

Innovation and Small Firms

Zoltán J. Ács;David B. Audretsch.

3376 Citations

Innovation in Large and Small Firms: An Empirical Analysis

Zoltan J Acs;David B Audretsch.
The American Economic Review (1988)

3285 Citations

Innovation and Industry Evolution

David B. Audretsch.
Research Papers in Economics (1995)

3080 Citations

Innovation in cities: Science-based diversity, specialization and localized competition

Maryann P Feldman;David B Audretsch;David B Audretsch.
European Economic Review (1999)

2709 Citations

The Knowledge Spillover Theory of Entrepreneurship

Zoltan J. Acs;Pontus Braunerhjelm;David B. Audretsch;Bo Carlsson.
Small Business Economics (2009)

1859 Citations

Innovation, Market Structure, and Firm Size

Zoltan J. Acs;David B. Audretsch.
The Review of Economics and Statistics (1987)

1815 Citations

Entrepreneurship and Economic Growth

David B. Audretsch;Max C. Keilbach;Erik E. Lehmann.

1787 Citations

Company-Scientist Locational Links: The Case of Biotechnology

David B. Audretsch;Paula E. Stephan.
The American Economic Review (2017)

1706 Citations

Knowledge spillovers and the geography of innovation

David B. Audretsch;Maryann P. Feldman.
Research Papers in Economics (2004)

1625 Citations

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