Working papers

On this page you will find migration related working papers published in the UNU-MERIT Working Papers series. For the full series, please visit the Working Papers series on the UNU-MERIT website.


2019

2019-001 From "destructive creation" to "creative destruction": Rethinking Science, Technology and innovation in a global context
Luc Soete
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2018


2017

2017-042 Financial mechanism to invest in knowledge from natural resource revenues: Experiences from Bolivia, Chile, Colombia and Peru
Michiko Iizuka, Fernando Vargas & Jakob Baumann
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2017-032 The need to customise innovation indicators in developing countries
Michiko Iizuka & Hugo Hollanders
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2017-020 Role of WASH and Agency in Health: A study of isolated rural communities in Nilgiris and Jalpaiguri
Shyama V. Ramani
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2017-012 Pathways for capacity building in heterogeneous value chains: Evidence from the case of IT-enabled services in South Africa
Charlotte Keijser & Michiko Iizuka
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2016

2016-063 The effect of improved storage innovations on food security and welfare in Ethiopia
Wondimagegn Tesfaye & Nyasha Tirivayi
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2016-005 Critical raw material strategies in different world regions
Eva Bartekova & René Kemp
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2015

2015-023 Effective research and innovation (R&I) policy in the EU-28: A causal and configurational analysis of political governance determinants
Serdar Turkeli & René Kemp
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2014

2014-054 Globalization, the rise of biotechnology and catching up in agricultural innovation: The case of Bt technology in India
Michiko Iizuka & Ajay Thutupalli
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2014-053 Does too much work hamper innovation? Evidence for diminishing returns of work hours for patent grants
Mehmet Guney Celbis & Serdar Turkeli
Published in the Journal Global Policy and Governance, Vol 4, No 1.
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2014-039 The political economy of research and innovation in organic photovoltaics (OPV) in different world regions
Serdar Turkeli & René Kemp
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2014-002 Diverse and uneven pathways towards transition to low carbon development: The case of diffusion of solar PV technology in China
Michiko Iizuka
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2013

2013-018 Women entrepreneurs in the informal economy: Is formalization the only solution for business sustainability?
Shyama V. Ramani, Ajay Thutupalli, Tamas Medovarszki, Sutapa Chattopadhyay & Veena Ravichandran
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2013-005 Innovation systems framework: still useful in the new global context?
Michiko Iizuka
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2012

2012-063 Globalization and the changing institution for sustainability: The case of the Salmon farming industry in Chile
Michiko Iizuka & Jorge Katz
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2012-059 Determinants of the prevalence of diarrhoea in adolescents attending school: A case study of an Indian village school
Shyama V. Ramani, Timothée Frühauf, Arijita Dutta & Huub Meijers
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2012-052 A systemic perspective in understanding the successful emergence of non-traditional exports: two cases from Africa and Latin America
Michiko Iizuka & Mulu Gebreeyesus
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2011

2011-071 Catching up in the 21st century: Globalization, knowledge & capabilities in Latin America, a case for natural resource based activities
Michiko Iizuka & Luc Soete
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2011-054 Global Framework for differential pricing of pharmaceuticals
Rutger Daems, Edith Maes & Shyama V. Ramani
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2011-020 On India's plunge into Nanotechnology: What are good ways to catch-up?
Shyama V. Ramani, Nupur Chowdhury, Roger Coronini & Susan Reid
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2011-016 Voluntary agreements and community development as CSR in innovation strategies
Vivekananda Mukherjee & Shyama V. Ramani
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2010

2010-061 Natural resource industries, 'tragedy of the commons' and the case of Chilean salmon farming
Michiko Iizuka & Jorge Katz
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2010-045 The global institutional frameworks and the diffusion of renewable energy technologies in the BRICS countries
Isabel Bodas Freitas, Eva Dantas & Michiko Iizuka
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2010-026 CSR and market changing product innovations: Indian case studies
Shyama V. Ramani & Vivekananda Mukherjee
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2010-025 Discovery of the flower industry in Ethiopia: experimentation and coordination
Mulu Gebreeyesus & Michiko Iizuka
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2010-019 Catching up in pharmaceuticals: a comparative study of India and Brazil
Samira Guennif & Shyama V. Ramani
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2010-018 On the Delivery of Pro-Poor Innovations: Managerial Lessons from Sanitation Activists in India
Shyama V. Ramani, Shuan SadreGhazi & Geert Duysters
A revised version of this working paper is published as : Ramani, Shyama V. , Shuan SadreGhazi & Geert Duysters, 2012, On the diffusion of toilets as Bottom of the Pyramid innovation: Lessons from sanitation entrepreneurs, Technological Forecasting and S.
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2009

2009-047 Environmental innovation: Using qualitative models to identify indicators for policy
Minna Kanerva, Anthony Arundel & René Kemp
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2009-025 Compliance with the private standards and capacity building of national institutions under globalization: new agendas for developing countries?
Michiko Iizuka & Yari Borbon-Galvez
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2009-024 Why Rural Rich Remain Energy Poor
Bilal Mirza & René Kemp
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2009-017 Measuring eco-innovation
Anthony Arundel & René Kemp
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2009-004 Standards as a platform for innovation and learning in the global economy: a case study of Chilean salmon farming industry
Michiko Iizuka
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2008

2008-041 Experimentation with strategy and the evolution of dynamic capability in the Indian Pharmaceutical Sector
Dinar Kale, Shyama V. Ramani & Suma Athreye
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2008-024 Serving low-income markets: Rethinking Multinational Corporations’ Strategies
Shuan SadreGhazi & Geert Duysters
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2008-012 Playing in Invisible Markets: Innovations in the Market for Toilets to Harness the Economic Power of the Poor
Shyama V. Ramani
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2007


2006

2006-038 Economics and Transitions: Lessons from Economic Sub-disciplines
Jeroen van den Bergh & René Kemp
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2006-025 Diffusion paths for Micro Cogeneration Using Hydrogen in the Netherlands
Mattijs Taanman, Arend de Groot, René Kemp & Bart Verspagen
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Published in Journal of Cleaner Production.
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