Agglomeration and Social Networks Research Lab

ANET Workshop on Networks, Innovation and Economic Geography

The Agglomeration and Social Networks MTA KRTK Lendület Research Group ​organizes a workshop on

 

“Networks, Innovation and Economic Geography”.

 

Keynote: Pierre-Alexandre Balland (Utrecht University)

Date: October 11, 10am-5pm

Venue: MTA Humán Tudományok Kutatóháza, 1097 Budapest, Tóth Kálmán u. 4, Ground Floor, Room K013-014.

Registration: Send email to Mónika Balla (balla.monika@krtk.mta.hu) by October 8.

Download the Program.

PROGRAM

 
10:00am

Balázs Lengyel

(MTA KRTK)

Agglomeration and Social Networks
10:30am

Johannes Wachs

(Central European University),

Taha Yasseri, Balázs Lengyel, János Kertész

Social Capital Predicts Corruption Risk in Towns
11:00am

Gergő Tóth (MTA KRTK),

Sándor Juhász, Zoltán Elekes, Balázs Lengyel

Inventor collaboration and its’ persistence across European regions
11:30pm Sandor Juhasz (MTA KRTK), Tom Broekel Individual genious or genious collaboration? Exploring the role of teamwork and geography for technological development
12:00pm   Lunch Break
2:00pm

Pierre-Alexandre Balland (Utrecht University),

Cristian Jara-Figueroa, Sergio Petralia, Mathieu Steijn, David Rigby, Cesar Hidalgo

Complex Economic Activities Concentrate in Large Cities

 

The talk is included in the KTI International Seminar Series.

3:00pm   Coffee Break
3:30pm

Attila Varga, Tamás Sebestyén,

Szabó Norbert

(Pécs University),

László Szerb

Estimating the Economic Impacts of Knowledge Network and Entrepreneurship Development in Smart Specialisation Policy
4pm

Károly Miklós Kiss,

László Lőrincz (MTA KRTK), Zsolt Csáfordi, Balázs Lengyel

Related adjustment of firm production in economic crisis
4:30pm

Zoltán Elekes (MTA KRTK),

Ron Boschma, Balázs Lengyel

Foreign-owned Firms as Agents of Structural Change in Regions: the Case of Hungary 2000-2009