prof. dr. Koen Frenken
K.Frenken@uu.nl
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Chair
Innovation Studies
Date of appointment 01.01.2014
Inaugural lecture date 12.02.2016
Profile

Koen Frenken is Full Professor in Innovation Studies. He graduated Cum Laude from the University of Grenoble (applied economics) and the University of Amsterdam (social sciences). He received personal grants in the Marie Curie, NWO Vidi and NWO Vici programmes. Theoretical interests include evolutionary economics, institutional theory and complexity theory. He works on breakthrough innovation, economic geography, platform economy and innovation policy.

For publications, see his Google Scholar homepage.

Follow Koen Frenken on Twitter: @kfrenken

Contact Koen Frenken by phone: 00 3130 2536708 or 00 316 41051041

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Key publications

Boschma, R.A., Coenen, Lars, Frenken, K. & Truffer, B. (2017). Towards a theory of regional diversification - Combining insights from Evolutionary Economic Geography and Transition Studies. Regional Studies, 51 (1), (pp. 31-45).

Frenken, Koen & Schor, Juliet (2017). Putting the sharing economy into perspective. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 23, (pp. 3-10).

Hoekman, J., Frenken, K. & Tijssen, R.J.W. (2010). Research collaboration at a distance: Changing spatial patterns of scientific collaboration within Europe. Research Policy, 39 (5), (pp. 662-673) (12 p.).

Frenken, K., van Oort, F.G. & Verburg, T. (2007). Related variety, unrelated variety and regional economic growth. Regional Studies, 41 (5), (pp. 685-697) (13 p.).

Frenken, K. (2006). Innovation, Evolution and Complexity Theory. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.

Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2006). Why is economic geography not an evolutionary science? Towards an evolutionary economic geography. Journal of Economic Geography, 6 (3), (pp. 273-302) (30 p.).

Murmann, J.P. & Frenken, K. (2006). Towards a systematic framework for research on dominant designs, technological innovations, and industrial change. Research Policy, 35, (pp. 925-952) (28 p.).

All publications
  2018 - Scholarly publications
Brenner, Thomas, Capasso, Marco, Duschl, Matthias, Frenken, Koen & Treibich, Tania (2018). Causal relations between knowledge-intensive business services and regional employment growth. Regional Studies, 52 (2), (pp. 172-183) (12 p.).
Davids, Mila & Frenken, Koen (2018). Proximity, knowledge base and the innovation process - towards an integrated framework. Regional Studies, 52 (1), (pp. 23-34) (12 p.).
Hidalgo, César A., Balland, Pierre-Alexandre, Boschma, Ron, Delgado, Mercedes, Feldman, Maryann, Frenken, Koen, Glaeser, Edward, He, Canfei, Kogler, Dieter F., Morrison, Andrea, Neffke, Frank, Rigby, David, Stern, Scott, Zheng, Siqi & Zhu, Shengjun (2018). The Principle of Relatedness. In Alfredo J. Morales, Carlos Gershenson, Dan Braha, Ali A. Minai & Yaneer Bar-Yam (Eds.), Unifying Themes in Complex Systems IX (pp. 451-457) (7 p.). Cham: Springer International Publishing.
Münzel, K.L., Boon, W.P.C., Frenken, K. & Vaskelainen, T. (2018). Carsharing business models in Germany - characteristics, success and future prospects. Information Systems and e-Business Management, 16 (2), (pp. 271-291).
Querbes, Adrien & Frenken, Koen (2018). Grounding the “mirroring hypothesis” - Towards a general theory of organization design in New Product Development. Journal of Engineering and Technology Management - JET-M, 47, (pp. 81-95) (15 p.).
Tur, Elena M., Zeppini, Paolo & Frenken, Koen (01.02.2018). Diffusion with social reinforcement: The role of individual preferences. Physical review. E, 97 (2).
van Waes, Arnoud, Farla, Jacco, Frenken, Koen, de Jong, Jeroen P.J. & Raven, Rob (10.09.2018). Business model innovation and socio-technical transitions. A new prospective framework with an application to bike sharing. Journal of Cleaner Production, 195, (pp. 1300-1312) (13 p.).
Zeppini, Paolo & Frenken, K. (2018). Networks, Percolation, and Consumer Demand. Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation, 21 (3).
  2018 - Professional publications
  2017 - Scholarly publications
Annema, Jan Anne, Frenken, Koen, Koopmans, Carl & Kroesen, Maarten (2017). Relating cost-benefit analysis results with transport project decisions in the Netherlands. Letters in Spatial and Resource Sciences, 10 (1), (pp. 109-127) (19 p.).
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2017). Evolutionary Economic Geography. In Gordon L. Clark, Maryann P. Feldman, Meric S. Gertler & Dariusz Wójcik (Eds.), New Oxford Handbook of Economic Geography Oxford University Press, Oxford.
Boschma, R.A., Coenen, Lars, Frenken, K. & Truffer, B. (2017). Towards a theory of regional diversification - Combining insights from Evolutionary Economic Geography and Transition Studies. Regional Studies, 51 (1), (pp. 31-45).
Capasso, Marco, Frenken, Koen & Treibich, Tania (2017). Sectoral co-movements of employment growth at regional level. Economic Systems Research, 29 (1), (pp. 82-104) (23 p.).
Frenken, K. (2017). A Complexity-Theoretic Perspective on Innovation Policy. Complexity, Innovation and Policy, 3 (1), (pp. 35-47).
Frenken, K., van Waes, A.H.M., Smink, M.M. & van Est, R. (2017). A fair share - Safeguarding public interests in the sharing and gig economy. Den Haag: Rathenau Instituut.
Frenken, K., van Waes, A.H.M., Smink, M.M. & van Est, R. (2017). Eerlijk delen - Waarborgen van publieke belangen in de deeleconomie en de kluseconomie. (141 p.). Den Haag: Rathenau Instituut.
Frenken, Koen (2017). Political economies and environmental futures for the sharing economy. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 375 (2095), (pp. 1-15) (15 p.).
Frenken, Koen & Schor, Juliet (2017). Putting the sharing economy into perspective. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 23, (pp. 3-10).
Frenken, Koen, Heimeriks, Gaston J. & Hoekman, Jarno (2017). What drives university research performance? An analysis using the CWTS Leiden Ranking data. Journal of Informetrics, 11 (3), (pp. 859-872) (14 p.).
Querbes, Adrien & Frenken, Koen (2017). Evolving user needs and late-mover advantage. Strategic Organization, 15 (1), (pp. 67-90) (24 p.).
Windrum, P., Frenken, K. & Green, L. (2017). The importance of ergonomic design in product innovation. Lessons from the development of the portable computer. Industrial and Corporate Change, 26 (6), (pp. 953-971).
  2017 - Professional publications
Frenken, K. (2017). Verbeter onduidelijke positie van platformwerkers. Zeggenschap/Tijdschrift over arbeidsverhoudingen, 4 (2017), (pp. 8-12).
Frenken, K. & Hekkert, M.P. (2017). Innovatiebeleid in tijden van maatschappelijke uitdagingen. Essaybundel "Sturen in een verweven dynamiek" - Perspectieven op complexiteit en oriëntaties voor beleid (pp. 46-57). Den Haag: Ministerie van Economische Zaken.
  2017 - Popularising publications
Frenken, K. (2017). Koppel topsectorenbeleid niet aan maatschappelijke uitdagingen. Het Financieele Dagblad, (pp. Opinie & Dialoog; p. 9).
  2016 - Scholarly publications
Capasso, Marco, Cefis, Elena & Frenken, Koen (2016). Spatial Differentiation in Industrial Dynamics. The Case of the Netherlands (1994–2005). Journal of Economic and Social Geography, 107 (3), (pp. 316-330) (15 p.).
Content, J. & Frenken, K. (2016). Related variety and economic development: a literature review. European Planning Studies, 24 (12), (pp. 2097-2112).
Frenken, Koen (2016). Doorbraakinnovaties en ‘omgekeerde’ technologiebeoordeling: het geval van deeleconomie. Bestuurskunde, 4, (pp. 5-17) (13 p.).
Heinisch, Dominik, Nomaler, Önder, Buenstorf, Guido, Frenken, Koen & Lintsen, Harry (17.08.2016). Same place, same knowledge – same people? The geography of non-patent citations in Dutch polymer patents. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 25 (6), (pp. 553-572) (20 p.). doi: 10.1080/10438599.2015.1081333.
Salimi, Negin, Bekkers, Rudi & Frenken, Koen (2016). Success factors in university-industry PhD projects. Science and Public Policy, 43 (6), (pp. 812-830) (19 p.).
  2016 - Other output
Frenken, K. (12.02.2016). Deeleconomie onder één noemer. (24 p.). Universiteit Utrecht.
  2015 - Scholarly publications
Balland, P.A., Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2015). Proximity and Innovation - From Statics to Dynamics. Regional Studies, 49 (6), (pp. 907-920).
Castaldi, C., Frenken, K. & Los, B. (2015). Related Variety, Unrelated Variety and Technological Breakthroughs: An analysis of US State-Level Patenting. Regional Studies, 49 (5), (pp. 767-781) (16 p.).
Frenken, K. & Boschma, R.A. (2015). Geographic Clustering in Evolutionary Economic Geography. In Charlie Karlsson, Martin Andersson & Therese Norman (Eds.), Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography (pp. 291-302). Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, Koen, Cefis, Elena & Stam, Erik (02.01.2015). Industrial Dynamics and Clusters - A Survey. Regional Studies, 49 (1), (pp. 10-27) (18 p.).
Hardeman, Sjoerd, Frenken, Koen, Nomaler, Önder & Ter Wal, Anne L. J. (2015). Characterizing and comparing innovation systems by different ‘modes’ of knowledge production: A proximity approach. Science and Public Policy, 42 (4), (pp. 530-548) (19 p.).
Salimi, Negin, Bekkers, Rudi & Frenken, Koen (2015). Does working with industry come at a price? A study of doctoral candidates’ performance in collaborative vs. non-collaborative Ph.D. projects. Technovation, 41–42, (pp. 51-61) (11 p.).
Salimi, Negin, Bekkers, Rudi & Frenken, Koen (2015). Governance mode choice in collaborative Ph.D. projects. Journal of Technology Transfer, 40 (5), (pp. 840-858).
Vinciguerra, S. & Frenken, K. (2015). Path dependence and the geography of infrastructure networks: the case of the European fibre-optic network. Letters in Spatial and Resource Sciences, 8 (2), (pp. 169-179) (11 p.).
  2015 - Professional publications
Frenken, K. (13.07.2015). Reflecties op de deeleconomie. Essaybundel RWS 'Imagine!' - Hoe kan die nieuwe wereld van big data, veranderde mobiliteit, transformatie van netwerken en duurzame leefomgeving er fysiek uitzien? (pp. 87-104). Rijkswaterstaat, Programma Strategische Verkenningen.
Frenken, K. & Straathof, Bas (2015). Online platforms op (en in plaats van) de arbeidsmarkt. De match tussen mens en machine - Koninklijke Vereniging voor de Staathuishoudkunde Preadviezen 2015 (pp. 163-174). Joh. Enschede CY - Amsterdam.
Frenken, Koen, Meelen, Toon, Arets, Martijn & van de Glind, Pieter (20.05.2015). Smarter regulation for the sharing economy (The Guardian Blog). The Guardian
Frenken, Koen, Meelen, Toon, Arets, Martijn & van de Glind, Pieter (27.03.2015). Wat is nu eigenlijk deeleconomie. Me Judice
Meelen, A.A.H. & Frenken, K. (14.01.2015). Stop saying Uber is part of the sharing economy. Fast Company
  2015 - Popularising publications
Frenken, K. (23.08.2015). Deeleconomie leidt niet vanzelf tot meer gelijkheid (de Volkskrant). De Volkskrant [online]
  2014 - Scholarly publications
Capasso, M., Cefis, E. & Frenken, K. (2014). On the existence of persistently outperforming firms. Industrial and Corporate Change, 23 (4), (pp. 997-1036) (40 p.).
Frenken, K. (2014). The evolution of the Dutch dairy industry and the rise of cooperatives: A research note. Journal of Institutional Economics, 10 (1), (pp. 163-174) (12 p.).
Frenken, Koen & Hoekman, Jarno (2014). Spatial Scientometrics and Scholarly Impact - A Review of Recent Studies, Tools, and Methods. In Ying Ding, Ronald Rousseau & Dietmar Wolfram (Eds.), Measuring Scholarly Impact - Methods and Practice (pp. 127-146) (20 p.). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.
Nomaler, Önder, Frenken, Koen & Heimeriks, Gaston (2014). On scaling of scientific knowledge production in U.S. metropolitan areas. PLoS One, 9 (10) (6 p.).
Vankan, A., Frenken, K. & Castaldi, C. (2014). Designing for a Living? Income Determinants Among Firm Founders in the Dutch Design Sector. Industry and Innovation, 21 (2), (pp. 117-140) (24 p.).
Zeppini, P., Frenken, K. & Kupers, R. (2014). Thresholds models of technological transitions. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 11 (June 2014), (pp. 54-70) (17 p.).
  2014 - Professional publications
Frenken, K. (02.06.2014). Kwaliteitsimpuls nodig voor universitair onderzoek. Het Financieele Dagblad
Frenken, K. (17.06.2014). Universitaire autonomie werkt het beste. Me Judice
Frenken, K. (29.01.2014). WRR-rapport mist politieke analyse. DUB
Meelen, A.A.H. & Frenken, K. (2014). UberPop is geen voorbeeld van deeleconomie. Het Parool
  2014 - Other output
Frenken, K. (2014). De economie van delen.
  2013 - Scholarly publications
Balland, P.A., Boschma, R. & Frenken, K. (2013). Proximity and innovation networks - an evolutionary approach. In P. Cooke (Eds.), Re-framing regional development. Evolution, innovation and transition (pp. 186-200) (15 p.). London/New York: Routledge.
de Vaan, M., Boschma, R. & Frenken, K. (2013). Clustering and firm performance in project-based industries: The case of the global video game industry, 1972-2007. Journal of Economic Geography, 13 (6), (pp. 965-991) (27 p.).
Hoekman, J. & Frenken, K. (2013). Proximity and Stratification in European Scientific Research Collaboration Networks: A Policy Perspective. In T. Scherngell (Eds.), The Geography of Networks and R&D Collaborations (pp. 263-277) (383 p.). Springer International Publishing.
Hoekman, J., Scherngell, T., Frenken, K. & Tijssen, R. (2013). Acquisition of European research funds and its effect on international scientific collaboration. Journal of Economic Geography, 13 (1), (pp. 23-52) (30 p.).
Nomaler, O., Frenken, K. & Heimeriks, G.J. (2013). Do more distant collaborations have more citation impact?. Journal of Informetrics, 7 (4), (pp. 966-971) (6 p.).
  2013 - Professional publications
  2012 - Scholarly publications
Frenken, K. & Boschma, R.A. (2012). Economic development as a branching process. In G. Buenstorf (Eds.), Evolution, organization and economic behavior (pp. 185-196) (12 p.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, K. & Mendritzki, M. (2012). Optimal modularity: A demonstration of the evolutionary advantage of modular architectures. Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 22 (5), (pp. 935-956) (22 p.).
Frenken, K., Izquierdo, L. & Zeppini, P. (2012). Branching innovation, recombinant innovation, and endogenous technological transitions. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 4 (September 2012), (pp. 25-35) (11 p.).
Hoekman, J., Frenken, K., de Zeeuw, D. & Lambers-Heerspink, H.J. (2012). The Geographical Distribution of Leadership in Globalized Clinical Trials. PLoS One, 7 (10), (pp. 1-7) (7 p.).
Querbes, A. & Frenken, K. (03.09.2012). Why First Movers May Fail: Global Versus Sequential Improvement of Complex Technological Artefacts. Proceedings of the European Conference on Complex Systems 2012 (pp. 751-755) (5 p.). Springer International Publishing, The European Conference on Complex Systems 2012.
Safarzynska, K., Frenken, K. & van den Bergh, J.C.J.M. (2012). Evolutionary theorizing and modeling of sustainability transitions. Research Policy, 41 (6), (pp. 1011-1024) (14 p.).
  2012 - Professional publications
Frenken, K. (21.09.2012). Autodelen verspreidt zich over heel Nederland. Me Judice
  2011 - Scholarly publications
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2011). Technological relatedness and regional branching. In H. Bathelt, M.P. Feldman & D.F. Kogler (Eds.), Beyond Territory. Dynamic Geographies of Knowledge Creation, Diffusion and Innovation. (pp. 64-81) (18 p.). London & New York: Routledge.
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2011). Technological relatedness, related variety and economic geography. In P. Cooke, B. Asheim, R. Boschma, R. Martin, D. Schwartz & F. Todtling (Eds.), The Handbook of Regional Innovation and Growth. (pp. 187-197) (11 p.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2011). The emerging empirics of evolutionary economic geography. Journal of Economic Geography, 11 (2), (pp. 295-307) (13 p.).
Frenken, K. & Boschma, R.A. (2011). Notes on a complexity theory of economic development. In C. Antonelli (Eds.), Handbook on the Economic Complexity of Technological Change. (pp. 357-365) (9 p.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Vinciguerra, S., Frenken, K., Hoekman, J. & van Oort, F.G. (2011). European infrastructure networks and regional innovation in science-based technologies. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 20 (5), (pp. 517-537) (21 p.).
Wenting, R. & Frenken, K. (2011). Firm entry and institutional lock-in: An organizational ecology analysis of the global fashion design industry. Industrial and Corporate Change, 20 (4), (pp. 1031-1048) (18 p.).
Wenting, R., Atzema, O.A.L.C. & Frenken, K. (2011). Urban amenities and agglomeration economies? The locational behaviour and economic success of Dutch fashion design entrepreneurs. Urban Studies, 48 (7), (pp. 1333-1352) (20 p.).
  2010 - Scholarly publications
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2010). The spatial evolution of innovation networks. A proximity perspective. In R. Boschma & R. Martin (Eds.), Handbook of Evolutionary Economic Geography. (pp. 120-125) (6 p.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, K., Ponds, R.H.F. & van Oort, F.G. (2010). The citation impact of research collaboration in science-based industries: a spatial-institutional analysis. Papers in Regional Science, 89, (pp. 351-371) (21 p.).
Frenken, K., Pyka, A., Verspagen, B. & Windrum, P. (2010). Innovation, qualitative change and economic development-Special issue in honour of Pier-Paolo Saviotti. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 21 (1), (pp. 1-4) (4 p.).
Hoekman, J., Frenken, K. & Tijssen, R.J.W. (2010). Research collaboration at a distance: Changing spatial patterns of scientific collaboration within Europe. Research Policy, 39 (5), (pp. 662-673) (12 p.).
Ponds, R.H.F., van Oort, F.G. & Frenken, K. (2010). Innovation, spillovers , and university-industry collaboration: an extended knowledge production function approach. Journal of Economic Geography, 10, (pp. 231-255) (25 p.).
Vinciguerra, S., Frenken, K. & Valente, M. (2010). The geography of internet infrastructure: an evolutionary simulation approach based on preferential attachment. Urban Studies, 47 (9), (pp. 1969-1984) (16 p.).
  2009 - Scholarly publications
Alkemade, F., Frenken, K., Hekkert, M.P. & Schwoon, M. (2009). A complex systems methodology to transition management. Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 19 (4), (pp. 527-543) (17 p.).
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2009). Some notes on institutions in evolutionary economic geography. Economic Geography, 85 (2), (pp. 151-158) (8 p.).
Burger, M.J., van Oort, F.G., Frenken, K. & van der Knaap, B. (2009). Networks and economic agglomerations. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 100 (2), (pp. 139-144) (6 p.).
Faber, A. & Frenken, K. (2009). Models in evolutionary economics and environmental policy. Towards an evolutionary environmental economics. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 76 (4), (pp. 462-470) (9 p.).
Frenken, K. (2009). Proximity, social capital and the Simon-model of stochastic growth. In A. Reggiani & P. Nijkamp (Eds.), Complexity and Spatial Networks: In Search of Simplicity (pp. 133-140) (8 p.). Berlin: Springer.
Frenken, K. & Faber, A. (2009). Evolutionary methodologies for analyzing environmental innovations and the implications for environmental policy. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 76 (4), (pp. 449-452) (4 p.).
Frenken, K., Hardeman, S. & Hoekman, J. (2009). Spatial scientometrics: towards a cumulative research program. Journal of Informetrics, 3 (3), (pp. 222-232) (11 p.).
Frenken, K., Hoekman, J., Kok, S., Ponds, R.H.F., van Oort, F.G. & van Vliet, J. (2009). Death of distance in science? A gravity approach to research collaboration. In A. Pyka & A. Scharnhorst (Eds.), Innovation Networks - New Approaches in Modelling and Analyzing (pp. 46-60) (15 p.). Berlin: Springer.
Hoekman, J., Frenken, K. & van Oort, F.G. (2009). The geography of collaborative knowledge production in Europe. Annals of Regional Science, 43 (3), (pp. 721-738) (18 p.).
Needham, B., Boschma, R.A., Duhr, S., Fan, C., Frenken, K., Hassink, R., Tammarino, S., Lagendijk, A., van Oort, F.G., Oinas, P., Pike, A. & Vargas, A. (2009). Reaching out to new territories. Regional Studies, 43 (1), (pp. 1-4) (4 p.).
Ponds, R.H.F., van Oort, F.G. & Frenken, K. (2009). Internationalization and regional embedding of scientific research in the Netherlands. In A. Varga (Eds.), Universities and Regional Development (pp. 109-137) (29 p.). Cheltenham, UK and Northampton MA: Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2009 - Professional publications
Frenken, K. (2009). A Vision on the Mainports. A Contribution from Evolutionary Economic Geography. (27 p.). The Hague: Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management.
  2008 - Scholarly publications
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2008). Applications of Evolutionary Economic Geography. In R. Kumar Jain B & K. Kishore Puranam (Eds.), Evolutionary Economics - An Introduction (pp. 215-243) (29 p.). Hyderabad, India: ICFAI University Press.
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2008). Why is economic geography not an evolutionary science? Towards an Evolutionary Economic Geography. In R. Martin (Eds.), Contemporary Foundations of Space and Place - Economic: Critical Essays in Human Geography. Ashgate: Aldershot.
Frenken, K., van Oort, F.G. & Verburg, T. (2008). Varieté, emploi et chomage aux Pays-Bas. Revue de l'OFCE, 104, (pp. 203-218) (16 p.).
Heimeriks, G., van den Besselaar, P. & Frenken, K. (2008). Digital disciplinary differences: An analysis of computer mediated science and "Mode 2" knowledge production. Research Policy, 37 (9), (pp. 1602-1615) (14 p.).
Saviotti, P.P. & Frenken, K. (2008). Trade variety and economic development of countries. Journal of Evolutionary Economics, 18 (2), (pp. 201-218) (18 p.).
Weltevreden, J.W.J., Atzema, O.A.L.C., Frenken, K., de Kruif, K. & van Oort, F.G. (2008). The geography of internet adaption by independent retailers in the Netherlands. Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, 35, (pp. 443-460) (18 p.).
  2008 - Professional publications
Burgers, G., Doelman, A., Frenken, K., Hogeweg, P., van der Hommes, C., Maas, H., Mulder, B., van Stam, C., Van Steen, M. & Zandee, L. (2008). Complexity. Outline of the NWO strategic theme "Dynamics of Complex Systems". Den Haag: NWO.
van Kempen, R., van Aalst, I., Frenken, K. & Zoomers, E.B. (2008). Honderd jaar geografie in Utrecht: Over gebieden, actoren en stromen. (171 p.). Utrecht: Faculteit Geowetenschappen - Universiteit Utrecht, Symposium 100 Jaar Geografie Utrecht.
  2007 - Scholarly publications
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2007). A theoretical framework for evolutionary economic geography: industrial dynamics and urban growth as a branching process. Journal of Economic Geography, 7 (5), (pp. 635-649) (15 p.).
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2007). Applications of evolutionary economic geography. In K. Frenken (Eds.), Applied Evolutionary Economics and Economic Geography. (pp. 1-24) (24 p.). Cheltenham UK/Northampton MA: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, K. (2007). Applied Evolutionary Economics and Economic Geography. (326 p.). Cheltenham UK and Northampton MA: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, K. (2007). Entropy statistics and information theory. In H. Hanusch & A. Pyka (Eds.), The Elgar Companion to Neo-Schumpeterian Economics (pp. 544-555) (12 p.). Edward Elgar: Cheltenham, UK and Northhampton MA.
Frenken, K. & Fleming, L. (2007). The evolution of inventor networks in the Silicon Valley and Boston regions. Advances in Complex Systems, 10 (1), (pp. 53-71) (19 p.).
Frenken, K. & Silverberg, G. (2007). Empirical applications of complex systems methodologies in economics and geography. Advances in Complex Systems, 10 (1), (pp. 1-4) (4 p.).
Frenken, K., van Oort, F.G. & Verburg, T. (2007). Related variety, unrelated variety and regional economic growth. Regional Studies, 41 (5), (pp. 685-697) (13 p.).
Ponds, R.H.F., van Oort, F.G. & Frenken, K. (2007). The geographical and institutional proximity of research collaboration. Papers in Regional Science, 86, (pp. 423-443) (21 p.).
Van Den Besselaar, Peter, Heimeriks, Gaston & Frenken, Koen (2007). Variety in web spheres between research fields - Content and function. Proceedings of ISSI 2007 - 11th International Conference of the International Society for Scientometrics and Informetrics (pp. 85-94) (10 p.). Spanish Research Council.
  2007 - Professional publications
Frenken, K., Hoekman, J. & van Oort, F.G. (2007). Towards a European Research Area. (101 p.). Rotterdam: NAi Uitgevers/Ruimtelijk Planbureau.
  2006 - Scholarly publications
Andersson, C., Frenken, K. & Hellervik, A. (2006). A complex network approach to urban growth. Environment and Planning A, 38 (10), (pp. 1941-1964) (24 p.).
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2006). Why is economic geography not an evolutionary science? Towards an evolutionary economic geography. Journal of Economic Geography, 6 (3), (pp. 273-302) (30 p.).
Frenken, K. (2006). A fitness landscape approach to technological complexity, modularity, and vertical disintegration. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 17 (3), (pp. 288-305) (18 p.).
Frenken, K. (2006). Innovation, Evolution and Complexity Theory. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, K. (2006). Technological innovation and complexity theory. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 15 (2), (pp. 137-155) (19 p.).
Frenken, K. & Hoekman, J. (2006). Convergence in an enlarged Europe: the role of network cities. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 97 (3), (pp. 321-326) (6 p.).
Frenken, K., Saviotti, P.P. & Trommetter, M. (2006). Variety and economic development: conceptual issues and measurement problems. In U. Cantner, H. Hanusch & S. Klepper (Eds.), Economic Evolution, Learning and Complexity (pp. 209-244) (36 p.). Heidelberg, Germany: Physica Verlag.
Frenken, K., van Oort, F.G. & Verburg, T. (2006). Variety and regional growth: theory, measurement and outcomes. In A. Reggiani & P. Nijkamp (Eds.), Spatial Evolution and Modelling (pp. 203-239) (37 p.). Cheltenham: Edward Elger.
Murmann, J.P. & Frenken, K. (2006). Towards a systematic framework for research on dominant designs, technological innovations, and industrial change. Research Policy, 35, (pp. 925-952) (28 p.).
  2006 - Professional publications
Atzema, O.A.L.C., Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2006). De innovatieve regio is overal. AElementair, 5 (2), (pp. 16-19) (4 p.).
Faber, A., Frenken, K. & Idenburg, P.A. (2006). Environmental policy and modelling in evolutionary economics. Bilthoven: Milieu en Natuur Planbureau.
Frenken, K. & Neffke, F.M.H. (2006). It's a small world: over netwerken en geografie. Geografie, 15 (4), (pp. 28-31) (4 p.).
Ponds, R.H.F., van Oort, F.G. & Frenken, K. (2006). De regionale inbedding van kennisnetwerken in Nederland. Kwartaalschrift Economie, 3, (pp. 355-376) (22 p.).
  2005 - Scholarly publications
Frenken, K. & Leydesdorff, L.A. (2005). Scientometrics and the evaluation of European integration. In T. Brown & J. Ulijn (Eds.), Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Culture: The interaction between technology, progress and economic growth (pp. 87-102) (16 p.). Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, K., Hoelzl, W. & de Vor, F. (2005). The citation impact of research collaborations: The case of European biotechnology & applied microbiology (1988-2002). Journal of Engineering Management and Technology, 22 (1-2), (pp. 9-30) (22 p.).
Frenken, K., van Oort, F.G. & Verburg, T. (2005). Het gelijk van variëteit. Economisch Statistische Berichten, 90 (4462), (pp. 247-249) (3 p.).
Frenken, K., van Oort, F.G. & Verburg, T. (2005). Variety and regional growth. Theory, measurement and outcomes. In P. Nijkamp & A. Reggiani (Eds.), Spatial evolution and modelling Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Weltevreden, J.W.J., Atzema, O.A.L.C. & Frenken, K. (2005). Evolution in city centre retailing: the case of Utrecht (1974-2003). International Journal of Retail Distribution Management, 30 (11), (pp. 824-841) (18 p.).
  2004 - Scholarly publications
Frenken, K. & Nuvolari, A. (2004). Entropy statistics as a framework to analyse technological evolution. In J. Foster & W. Holzl (Eds.), Applied Evolutionary Economics and Complex Systems (pp. 95-132) (38 p.). Cheltenham, UK and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, K. & Nuvolari, A. (2004). The early development of the steam engine: An evolutionary interpretation using complexity theory. Industrial and Corporate Change, 13 (2), (pp. 419-450) (32 p.).
Frenken, K. & van Oort, F.G. (2004). The geography of research collaboration: theoretical considerations and stylised facts in biotechnology in Europe and the United States. In P. Cooke & A. Piccaluga (Eds.), Regional Economies as Knowledge Laboratories (pp. 38-57) (20 p.). Cheltenham: Edward Elgar Publishing.
Frenken, K., Hekkert, M.P. & Godfroij, P. (2004). R&D portfolios in environmentally friendly automotive propulsion: variety, competition and policy implications. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 71 (5), (pp. 485-507) (23 p.).
Frenken, K., van Oort, F.G., Verburg, T. & Boschma, R.A. (2004). Variety and regional economic growth in the Netherlands. The Hague: Ministry of Economic Affairs.
Frenken, K., van Terwisga, S., Verburg, T. & Burghouwt, G. (2004). Airline competition at European airports. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 95 (2), (pp. 233-242) (10 p.).
  2003 - Scholarly publications
Boschma, R.A. & Frenken, K. (2003). Evolutionary economics and industry location. Review for Regional Research, 23, (pp. 183-200) (18 p.).
  2002 - Scholarly publications
Boschma, R.A., Frenken, K. & Lambooy, J.G. (2002). Evolutionaire economie. Een inleiding. (251 p.). Bussum: Coutinho.
Frenken, K. (2002). A new indicator of European integration and an application to collaboration in scientific research. Economic Systems Research, 14 (4), (pp. 345-361) (17 p.).
Frenken, K. (2002). Europeanisation of science. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie, 93 (5), (pp. 563-569) (7 p.).
  2002 - Professional publications
Frenken, K. & Jager, de, W. (2002). Begrensde rationaliteit in model. Economisch Statistische Berichten, 87 (4362), (pp. 412-414) (3 p.).
Hekkert, M.P., Frenken, K. & Godfroij, P. (2002). Producentstrategieen en transitiemanagement: de casus van autofabrikanten. Milieutijdschrift ArenA, 8 (4), (pp. 58-60) (3 p.).
  2001 - Scholarly publications
Frenken, K. (2001). Fitness landscapes, heuristics and technological paradigms: a critique on random search models in evolutionary economics. In D. Dubois (Eds.), Computing Anticipatory Systems - CASYS 2000 - Fourth International Conference (pp. 558-565) (8 p.). Woodbury NY: American Institute of Physics.
  2000 - Scholarly publications
Frenken, K. (2000). A complexity approach to innovation networks. Research Policy, 29 (2), (pp. 257-272) (16 p.).
Frenken, K. & Leydesdorff, L.A. (2000). Scaling trajectories in civil aircraft (1913-1997). Research Policy, 29 (3), (pp. 331-348) (18 p.).
  1999 - Scholarly publications
Frenken, K., Marengo, L. & Valente, M. (1999). Interdependencies, near-decomposability and adaptation. In T. Brenner (Eds.), Computational Techniques for Modelling Learning in Economics (pp. 145-165) (21 p.). Boston: Kluwer Academis Publishers.
Frenken, K., Saviotti, P.P. & Trommetter, M. (1999). Variety and niche creation in aircraft, helicopters, motorcycles and microcomputers. Research Policy, 28 (5), (pp. 469-488) (20 p.).
  1998 - Scholarly publications
Frenken, K. & Verbart, O. (1998). Simulating paradigm shifts using a lock-in-model. In P. Ahrweiler & N. Gilbert (Eds.), Computer dimulations in Science and Technology Studies (pp. 117-128) (12 p.). Berlin: Springer.
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Bachelor course Economics of Innovation (3rd period, 7.5 EC)

Guest lectures on Complexity Theory, Evolutionary Economic Geography, Societal Cost-Benefit Analysis and Platform Economy

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Additional functions and activities

Member of the NWO-committee Complexity

Member of the SER-committee Robotisation and Labour

Member of the program team Institutions for Open Societies (Strategic Theme of Utrecht University)

Member of the editiorial board of:

  - Environmental Innovation & Societal Transitions

  - Industrial and Corporate Change

  - Journal of Evolutionary Economics

  - Research Policy

  - Revue d'Économie Industrielle

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