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Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Leading researcher (Postdoc)

Contact:

Max-von-Laue-Straße 1
28359 Bremen
Building WIWI 2, Room F 2080

Phone: +49 (0)421 218-66639
kudic(at)uni-bremen.de

 

Research:

  • System and network dynamics
  • Emergence of innovation and technological change
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Innovation measurement

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Person

Muhamed Kudic currently holds a position as postdoc and leading scientist in the research group “Economics of Innovation and Structural Change” at the University of Bremen. Since 2015, he is coordinator for the research area "networks" at the European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy (EAEPE). He was previously employed at the statistical and economic research department of the Stifterverband and served as head of research projects and as an expert for statistical analyses and interdisciplinary innovation research. Since 2009, he was employed as research associate and doctoral canditaed at the IWH Leibniz-Institute for Economic Research, Halle and received in 2012 his PhD from the University of Hohenheim. His research focuses on system and network dynamics, emergence of innovation and technological evolution, entrepreneurship and measurement of innovation processes. He has published in peer-reviewed journals, such as Regional Studies, Industrial and Corporate Change, Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination, International Journal of Innovation Management and Annals of Regional Science. He frequently presents his latest research at cutting-edge conferences in the field of innovation economics, such as DRUID Society Conference, EAEPE Annual Meeting and International Schumpeter Society Conference.

Work experience

Since 01/2017

Postdoc and leading scientist

University of Bremen

IERP – Institute for Economic Research and Policy,

Working group “Economics of Innovation and Structural Change”

Since 01/2017

Scientific committee member

INNcentive initiative

Since 01/2015

EAEPE research area coordinator

RA [X] ‘Networks’ (with: Stefano Battiston, University of Zürich)

European Association for Evolutionary Political Economy (EAEPE)

07/2015 - 12/2016

Head of research projects

Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft

SV Wissenschaftsstatistik GmbH, Essen

Fields of expertise: ‘Statistical analyses’ & ‘Innovation research’

10/2013 - 06/2015

Researcher and scientific advisor

Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft

SV Wissenschaftsstatistik GmbH, Essen

01/2013 - 09/2013

Postdoc

IWH – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research

Department of Structural Change

Research area: ‘Innovations in Catch-up regions’

03/2009 - 12/2012

PhD

University of Hohenheim, Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Science

Title: "Innovation networks in the German Laser Industry – evolutionary change, strategic positioning and firm innovativeness"

Academic degree: Dr. rer. oec.

03/2009 - 12/2012

PhD candidate

IWH – Leibniz Institute for Economic Research

Department of Structural Change

Research area: ‘Knowledge and innovation’

07/2006 - 12/2008

Research associate

Technical University of Kaiserslautern

Department of Business Studies and Economics

Chair of Strategy and International Management

09/1999 - 04/2005

Diploma

Ruhr-University Bochum, Faculty of Management and Economics

Title: "On the economic optimality of the Maastricht Treaty - a game theoretical analysis"

Academic degree: Dipl. oec.

12/2003 - 06/2004

Foreign studies

Swedish School of Economic and Business Administration

Field of study: ‘International Business and Economics’

Erasmus exchange program, Finland, Helsinki

Projects

01/2018 - 12/2020

Neo Indikatorik – New indicators for transformative technology fields

Acquisition/lead: Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Projekt partners: Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research, Stuttgart, SV – Stifterverband für die deutsche Wissenschaft, Essen

Funded by: Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

01/2018 - 12/2019

VISIBLE 2.0 – Entrepreneurship in virtual policy laboratories

Acquisition/lead: Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Project partners: University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart

Funded by: Dieter Schwarz Foundation (DSS)

01/2017 - 12/2019

B2B Future – From Biotech to Bioeconomy

Acquisition/lead: Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Project partners: University of Greifswald, Greifswald

Funded by:  Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

01/2017 - 12/2019

INNcentive - Program for promoting young innovation researchers

Acquisition/lead: Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Project partners: SV – Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft e.V., Essen

Funded by: Rolf-Maciejewski Foundation

06/2015 - 12/2016

VISIBLE 1.0 – Virtual simulation lab for the analysis of investments in learning and education

Acquisition/lead: Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Project partners: University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart

Funded by: Dieter Schwarz Foundation (DSS)

03/2016 - 12/2016

BASKET – Experimental analyses of R&D team constellations

Acquisition/lead: Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Project partners: University of Duisburg-Essen, RWI - Institute for Ecvonomic Research, Essen, ZSW - Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research, Stuttgart

Funded by: TÜV-SÜD Foundation

01.2013 - 12/2014

INpBE – Innovation networks in the plant-based bioeconomy

Acquisition/lead: Dr. Muhamed Kudic

Project partners: Leibniz Institute for plant-based biochemistry (IPB), Halle (Saale), Ontochem GmbH

Funded by: The Science Campus Halle (SCH), Federal state Saxony-Anhalt, Leibniz Society

Teaching

SoSe 2019

"Micro economics" (Bachelor)

WiSe 2018/2019

"Emergence of innovation and technology" (Master)

"Project module – innovation economics" (Master)

SoSe 2018

"Micro economics" (Bachelor)

WiSe 2016/2017

"Emergence of innovation and technology" (Master)

SoSe 2017

"Micro economics" (Bachelor)

Publications

Monograph

Kudic, M. (2015): ‘Innovation networks in the German laser industry – evolutionary change, strategic positioning and firm innovativeness’. Economic Complexity and Evolution. Springer: Berlin, Heidelberg, New York. (Dissertation)

Informations about the book

Link to publication serie

 

Selected publications - in peer-reviewed journals

Fritsch, M., Kudic, M., Pyka, A. (2019): 'Evolution and Co-Evolution of Regional Innovation Processes'. Regional Studies (in press). DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2019.1627306

Pyka, A., Kudic, M., Müller, M. (2019):Systemic interventions in regional innovation systems: entrepreneurship, knowledge accumulation and regional innovation’,    Regional Studies, online first. DOI: 10.1080/00343404.2019.1566702

Hain, D., Buchmann, T., Kudic, M. Müller, M. (2018): ‘Endogenous dynamics of innovation networks in the German automotive industry: analyzing structural network evolution using a stochastic actor-oriented approach’. International Journal of Computational Economics and Econometrics, 8 (3/4). 325 – 344.

Müller, M., Buchmann, T., Bogner, K., Kudic, M. (2017): ‘The effect of structural disparities on knowledge diffusion in networks: an agent-based simulation model’. Journal of Economic Interaction and Coordination, 12 (3). 613–634, doi:10.1007/s11403-016-0178-8.

Kudic, M., Pyka, A., Sunder, M. (2016): ‘R&D cooperation in the German laser industry - an event history perspective’. Industrial and Corporate Change, 25 (4), 649-670.

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