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January 14, 2015 to March 11, 2015

Social Science and Technology Seminar Winter 2015

Social Science and Technology Seminar Winter 2015

Seminars take place in the 3rd Floor Conference Room, John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn Building at 366 Galvez Street unless otherwise noted.

 
Social Science and Technology Seminar

January 14, 2015

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session I
The Re-Emergence Of An Institutional Field: Swiss Watchmaking
Presenter(s) : 

Ryan Rafaelli, Harvard Business School

January 28, 2015

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session II
Contracting for Innovation: Defining an Exchange that Fosters Creativity While Mitigating Opportunism
Presenter(s) : 

Kyle Mayer, University of Southern California

(Joint with Zhe (Adele) Xing and Pablo Mondal)

February 11, 2015

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session III
The Economic Value of Local Social Networks
Presenter(s) : 

Maryann Feldman, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

(Joint with Tom Kemeny, Frank Ethridge, and Ted Zoller)

February 25, 2015

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session IV
Ex-ante Information Provision and Innovation: Natural Experiment of Herbal Patent Prior Art Adoption at the USPTO and EPO
Presenter(s) : 

Tarun Khanna, Harvard Business School

(Joint with Raj Choudhury)

March 11, 2015

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session V
Finding the Prince by Kissing the Fraud? Failure of a Public Subsidy Program in Innovation Promotion in China
Presenter(s) : 

Yanbo Wang, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) 

(Joint with Jizhen Li)