PEOPLE

OFFICERS

Ken Jacobson, Communications Director

Ken Jacobson, Communications Director

Ken Jacobson Director of Communications ken.jacobson@theAIRnet.org Ken Jacobson is a California-based journalist who has been a reporter and editor for ...
Marie Carpenter, Vice-President

Marie Carpenter, Vice-President

Vice-President Marie Carpenter is a full faculty member in strategy at Télécom École de Management in Paris, France. She has ...
Öner Tulum, Secretary &  Treasurer

Öner Tulum, Secretary & Treasurer

Senior Researcher Board Member and General Secretary The Academic-Industry Research Network Email: oner.tulum@theAIRnet.org Öner Tulum is a senior researcher at ...
William Lazonick, President

William Lazonick, President

Professor William Lazonick The Academic-Industry Research Network William Lazonick (professor of economics emeritus at University of Massachusetts) is co-founder and ...

RESEARCHERS

The research team at theAIRnet currently includes academics and industry experts based in the United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Singapore, and China. Our industry expertise is mainly in communication technology, pharmaceuticals, alternative energy, aerospace, and automobiles. In the area of industrial innovation, we have distinguished ourselves by our understanding of investment strategy, organizational learning, and corporate finance, while in the area of corporate financialization, we have been leaders in researching the deleterious practice of stock buybacks and its relation to stock-based executive pay.

Andrés Cárdenas

Andrés Cárdenas

The Institute of Institutional and Innovation Economics, the University of Bremen Andrés Cárdenas is a Ph.D. student at the Institute ...
Antonio Andreoni

Antonio Andreoni

Antonio Andreoni is Associate Professor of Industrial Economics at University College London (UCL), and Head of Research of the UCL Institute ...
Christine Oughton

Christine Oughton

Christine Oughton is Professor of Management Economics and Head of the Department of Financial and Management Studies at SOAS, University ...
Christopher Mackin

Christopher Mackin

Christopher Mackin is the founder and President of Ownership Associates. He has worked professionally in the field of employee ownership ...
Dan Breznitz

Dan Breznitz

Professor Dan (Danny) Breznitz (PhD MIT) has extensive experience in conducting comparative in-depth research of Rapid-Innovation-Based Industries and their globalization ...
Edward March, Ph.D.

Edward March, Ph.D.

Ed March is a visiting Professor at Dartmouth College in the graduate Engineering Management program sponsored by the Thayer School ...
Emre Gömec

Emre Gömec

PhD candidate and Researcher, University of Kassel & The Academic-Industry Research Network (theAIRnet) Emre Gömeç is a Ph.D. candidate in the ...
Henrik Glimstedt

Henrik Glimstedt

An associate professor at Stockholm School of Economics, Henrik Glimstedt is a noted academic and advisor to high-tech corporations. His ...
James P. Elliott

James P. Elliott

Jim Elliott has worked in the plastic and ancillary manufacturing industries for 43 years. His experience ranges from factory application ...
Jang-Sup Shin

Jang-Sup Shin

Shin Jang-Sup is an economics professor at the National University of Singapore. His research interests include technology and innovation, East ...
Joshua Weitz

Joshua Weitz

Joshua Weitz is a research associate at The Academic-Industry Research Network and, as of September of 2017, a graduate student ...
Kai Pless

Kai Pless

Kai Pless is a research associate at the Institute for the History and Future of Work (Institut für die Geschichte ...
Kaidong Feng

Kaidong Feng

Kaidong Feng’s research interests include Technological Learning and Catching-up under developing circumstances, Evolution of National Innovation Systems, and Science and ...
Ken Jacobson, Communications Director

Ken Jacobson, Communications Director

Ken Jacobson Director of Communications ken.jacobson@theAIRnet.org Ken Jacobson is a California-based journalist who has been a reporter and editor for ...
Lenore Palladino

Lenore Palladino

Assistant Professor School of Public Policy & Department of Economics lpalladino@umass.edu Lenore Palladino's CV Lenore Palladino is assistant professor in the ...
Lynn Stuart Parramore

Lynn Stuart Parramore

Dr. Lynn Stuart Parramore is Senior Editor at AlterNet, where she is Director of the New Economic Dialogue Project. She ...
Marie Carpenter, Vice-President

Marie Carpenter, Vice-President

Vice-President Marie Carpenter is a full faculty member in strategy at Télécom École de Management in Paris, France. She has ...
Marie Christine Duggan

Marie Christine Duggan

Marie Christine Duggan is Professor of Economics at Keene State College. She earned her B.A. in International Relations from Tufts ...
Martyn Roetter

Martyn Roetter

Dr. Martyn Roetter is a management consultant and advisor to high technology business executives, regulators, and investors on matters involving ...
Matt Hopkins

Matt Hopkins

Research Associate Center for Industrial Competitiveness, University of Massachusetts Lowell Email: Matthopking@yahoo.com B.A., Economics and English, University of Southern Maine; ...
Mustafa Erdem Sakınç

Mustafa Erdem Sakınç

Mustafa Erdem Sakinç is assistant professor of economics at Université Paris 13 and a researcher at Centre d’Economie de l’Université ...
Öner Tulum, Secretary &  Treasurer

Öner Tulum, Secretary & Treasurer

Senior Researcher Board Member and General Secretary The Academic-Industry Research Network Email: oner.tulum@theAIRnet.org Öner Tulum is a senior researcher at ...
Philip Moss

Philip Moss

Philip Moss is an economist and Professor in the Department of Regional Economic and Social Development at the University of ...
Rosie Collington

Rosie Collington

Rosie Collington is a Junior Researcher with the Academic-Industry Research Network and MSc student at the University of Copenhagen. She has ...
Safi Shams

Safi Shams

Safi Shams, PhD, is a social historian who is primarily interested in structural transformation and emergence in the cultural, economic ...
Susan Helper

Susan Helper

Susan Helper is the Frank Tracy Carlton Professor of Economics at the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve ...
Tea Petrin

Tea Petrin

Professor of Economics and Entrepreneurship & Head of the Entrepreneurship Department Faculty of Economics, the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia Tea ...
Ulrich Jürgens

Ulrich Jürgens

Ulrich Jürgens is the Scientific Head of the “Institut für Arbeit und Personalmanagement“ (IFAP) of the Volkswagen AutoUni since 2009 ...
William Lazonick, President

William Lazonick, President

Professor William Lazonick The Academic-Industry Research Network William Lazonick (professor of economics emeritus at University of Massachusetts) is co-founder and ...
Yin Li

Yin Li

Yin Li is PhD student at Georgia Tech School of Public Policy. From 2009 to 2011, he worked as Professor ...