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April 4, 2012 to May 23, 2012

Social Science and Technology Seminar Spring 2012

Social Science and Technology Seminar Spring 2012

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

April 4, 2012

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session I
My precious! The location and diffusion of scientific research: Evidence from the Synchrotron Diamond Light Source
Presenter(s) : 
Christian Helmers, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, visiting Stanford
(joint with Henry Overman, LSE)

April 18, 2012

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session II
Innovating Standards through Informal Consortia: The Case of Wireless Telecommunications
Presenter(s) : 
Aija Leiponen, Cornell University
(joint with Henry Delcamp, Ecole des Mines Paris)

May 9, 2012

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session III
Unmasking the Interplay between Technology Evolution and the Organization of R&D: Evidence from the Global Semiconductor Manufacturing Industry, 1990-2010
Presenter(s) : 
Rahul Kapoor, Wharton
(joint with Patia J. McGrath)

May 23, 2012

4:00pm to 5:30pm
Session IV
TBA
Presenter(s) : 

Toby Stuart, UC Berkeley