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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Business and Management H-index 92 Citations 49,565 271 World Ranking 16 National Ranking 12
Economics and Finance H-index 97 Citations 57,092 272 World Ranking 51 National Ranking 42

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Awards & Achievements

2001 - Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research, Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • World War II
  • Capitalism
  • Social science

His main research concerns Entrepreneurship, Economic geography, Industrial organization, Economic system and Human capital. His Entrepreneurship research is mostly focused on the topic New Ventures. The various areas that Zoltan J. Acs examines in his Economic geography study include Capital and Diversity.

Many of his research projects under Industrial organization are closely connected to Proxy with Proxy, tying the diverse disciplines of science together. His Economic system study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Technological change, Latin Americans, Globalization, Market economy and Dynamics. His Human capital research includes elements of Public policy, Economy and Unemployment.

His most cited work include:

  • Innovation and Small Firms (1524 citations)
  • Innovation in Large and Small Firms: An Empirical Analysis (1492 citations)
  • Local Geographic Spillovers between University Research and High Technology Innovations (1293 citations)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Entrepreneurship, Economic system, Economic geography, Human capital and Public policy. His Entrepreneurship research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Incentive, Market economy, Knowledge spillover, Economy and Index. His studies in Index integrate themes in fields like Economic growth, Regional science and Bottleneck.

His Economic system study typically links adjacent topics like Context. Zoltan J. Acs works mostly in the field of Economic geography, limiting it down to topics relating to Globalization and, in certain cases, Internationalization, as a part of the same area of interest. His work deals with themes such as Microeconomics and Industrial organization, which intersect with Endogenous growth theory.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Entrepreneurship (77.22%)
  • Economic system (22.59%)
  • Economic geography (22.78%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Entrepreneurship (77.22%)
  • Economic system (22.59%)
  • Public policy (12.36%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Entrepreneurship, Economic system, Public policy, Economic geography and Economy. His Entrepreneurship study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Incentive, Knowledge spillover, Prosperity, Globalization and Index. The Globalization study combines topics in areas such as Communism and Human capital.

His Economic system study combines topics in areas such as Spillover effect, Political economy and Market economy. His study looks at the intersection of Public policy and topics like Market failure with Labour economics and Economic policy. His work in Economic geography addresses issues such as Developing country, which are connected to fields such as Entrepreneurial orientation, Institutional theory and Internationalization.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • The lineages of the entrepreneurial ecosystem approach (254 citations)
  • The digital entrepreneurial ecosystem (146 citations)
  • Public policy to promote entrepreneurship: a call to arms (142 citations)

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

  • World War II
  • Capitalism
  • Social science

Zoltan J. Acs spends much of his time researching Entrepreneurship, Public policy, Economic system, Economy and Economic geography. His studies deal with areas such as Corporate governance, Globalization, Regional science, Interdependence and Index as well as Entrepreneurship. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Health care, Market failure and Industrial organization.

His work carried out in the field of Economic system brings together such families of science as Knowledge spillover and Inefficiency. Zoltan J. Acs has researched Economy in several fields, including Systems theory, International development, Originality and Creative destruction. The concepts of his Economic geography study are interwoven with issues in Production, Technical change, Factor analysis and Function.

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Top Publications

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

Local Geographic Spillovers between University Research and High Technology Innovations

Luc Anselin;Attila Varga;Zoltan Acs;Zoltan Acs.
Journal of Urban Economics (1997)

2583 Citations

Patents and innovation counts as measures of regional production of new knowledge

Zoltan J Acs;Luc Anselin;Attila Varga.
Research Policy (2002)

2128 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

R&D spillovers and recipient firm size

Zoltan J. Acs;David B. Audretsch;Maryann P. Feldman.
The Review of Economics and Statistics (1994)

1415 Citations

Entrepreneurship, economic development and institutions

Zoltan J. Acs;Sameeksha Desai;Sameeksha Desai;Jolanda Hessels.
Small Business Economics (2008)

1259 Citations

Real Effects of Academic Research: Comment

Zoltan J Acs;David B Audretsch;Maryann P Feldman.
The American Economic Review (1992)

1249 Citations

National Systems of Entrepreneurship: Measurement issues and policy implications

Zoltan Acs;Erkko Autio;László Szerb.
Research Policy (2014)

1185 Citations

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