Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Michaela TRIPPL

Professorship of Economic Geography

Department of Geography and Regional Research

Universitätsstraße 7, 5th floor, Room: A0528

1010 Vienna, Austria

 

Office hours: Tuesday 15:00 - 16:00 p.m.

(In the lecture-free time - appointments via e-Mail)

 

Phone: +43-1-4277-48720 or 48602

E-Mail: michaela.trippl[at]univie.ac.at

 

Teaching at the University of Vienna

Course catalogue

Curriculum vitae

Main research interests

  • Regional structural change, industrial dynamics and diversification
  • Regional innovation policy
  • Mobility and migration of skilled workers
  • Role of universities in regional development
  • Cross-border regional development

Recent publications

Trippl, M., Grillitsch, M. and Isaksen, A. (2017) Exogenous sources of regional industrial change: Attraction and absorption of non-local knowledge for new path development. Progress in Human Geography. SAGE Publications DOI: 10.1177/0309132517700982

Zukauskaite, E., Trippl, M. and Plechero, M. (2017) Institutional thickness revisited. Economic Geography. DOI.org/10.1080/00130095.2017.1331703

Martin, R. and Trippl, M. (2017) The evolution of the ICT cluster in southern Sweden – regional innovation systems, knowledge bases and policy actions. Geografiska Annaler: Series B, Human Geography. DOI: 10.1080/04353684.2017.1344559

Isaksen, A. and Trippl, M. (2017) Innovation in space. The mosaic of regional development patterns. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Volume 33, No. 1, pp. 122–140 DOI: 10.1093/oxrep/grw035

Miörner, J., Zukauskaite, E., Trippl, M. and Moodysson, J. (2017) Creating institutional preconditions for knowledge flows in cross-border regions. Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space. SAGE Publications DOI: 10.1177/2399654417704664

Mörner, J. and Trippl, M. (2017) Paving the way for new regional industrial paths: actors and modes of change in Scania’s games industry. European Planning Studies. Volume 25, No. 3, 481-497 DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2016.1212815

Publications

Geography of innovation, regional structural change, industrial dynamics and diversification

Trippl, M., Grillitsch, M. and Isaksen, A. (2017) Exogenous sources of regional industrial change: Attraction and absorption of non-local knowledge for new path development. Progress in Human Geography. SAGE Publications DOI: 10.1177/0309132517700982

Zukauskaite, E., Trippl, M. and Plechero, M. (2017) Institutional thickness revisited. Economic Geography. DOI.org/10.1080/00130095.2017.1331703

Martin, R. and Trippl, M. (2017) The evolution of the ICT cluster in southern Sweden – regional innovation systems, knowledge bases and policy actions. Geografiska Annaler: Series B, Human Geography. DOI: 10.1080/04353684.2017.1344559

Isaksen, A. and Trippl, M. (2017) Innovation in space. The mosaic of regional development patterns. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, Volume 33, No. 1, pp. 122–140 DOI: 10.1093/oxrep/grw035

Mörner, J. and Trippl, M. (2017) Paving the way for new regional industrial paths: actors and modes of change in Scania’s games industry. European Planning Studies. Volume 25, No. 3, 481-497 DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2016.1212815

Isaksen, A. and Trippl, M. (2016) Exogenously led and policy supported new path development in peripheral regions: analytical and synthetic routes. Economic Geography. DOI: 10.1080/00130095.2016.1154443

Isaksen, A. and Trippl, M. (2016) Regional industrial path development in different types of regions: a conceptual analysis. In D. Parrilli, R. Fitjar, A. Rodriguez-Pose (eds.) Innovation drivers and regional innovation strategy, Routledge, London, pp. 66-84

Trippl, M., Asheim, B. and Miörner, J. (2016) Identification of regions with less developed research and innovation systems. In D. Parrilli, R. Fitjar, A. Rodriguez-Pose (eds.) Innovation drivers and regional innovation strategy, Routledge, London, pp. 23-44

Trippl, M., Grillitsch, M., Isaksen, A. and Sinozic, T. (2016) Understanding cluster evolution. In F. Belussi, JL Hervas-Oliver (eds.) Unfolding cluster evolution, Routledge, London, pp. 267-281

Asheim, B., Grillitsch, M. and Trippl, M. (2016) Regional innovation systems: past – presence – future. In D. Doloreux, R. Shearmur, C. Carrincazeux (eds.) Handbook of the geography of innovation, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham (forthcoming).

Tödtling, F. and Trippl, M. (2016) How do firms acquire knowledge in different sectoral and regional contexts? In D. Doloreux, R. Shearmur, C. Carrincazeux (eds.) Handbook of the geography of innovation, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham (forthcoming).

Trippl, M., Grillitsch, M., Isaksen, A. and Sinozic, T. (2015) Perspectives on cluster evolution: critical review and future research issues. European Planning Studies 23(10), 2028-2044 DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2014.999450

Grillitsch, M. and Trippl, M. (2014) Combining knowledge from different sources, channels and geographical scales. European Planning Studies 22(11), 2305-2325

Asheim, B., Moodysson, J. and Trippl, M. (2016) Regional Innovation Systems – An Advanced Introduction. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham (in preparation).

Asheim, B., Grillitsch, M. and Trippl, M. (2016) Special Issue: Combinatorial knowledge bases, regional innovation and development dynamics”, Economic Geography (in preparation).

Regional innovation policies

Moodysson, J., Trippl, M. and Zukauskaite, E. (2016) Policy learning and smart specialisation. Balancing policy change and continuity for new regional industrial paths. Science and Public Policy. Doi: 10.1093/scipol/scw071

Grillitsch, M. and Trippl, M. (2016) Innovation Policies and New Regional Growth Paths: A place-based system failure framework. Papers in Innovation Studies, No. 2016/26, CIRCLE, Lund University. LINKPdf

Asheim, B., Isaksen, A., Martin, R. and Trippl, M. (2016) Clusters and new path development in smart specialisation policies. In D. Fornahl, R. Hassink (eds.) Cluster policies from a cluster life cycle perspective, Edward Elgar, Cheltenham (forthcoming).

Isaksen, A., Tödtling, F. and Trippl, M. (2016) Innovation policies for regional structural change: combining actor-based and system-based strategies. SRE-Discussion 2016/05, Vienna University of Economics and Business. LINKPdf

Asheim, B., Grillitsch, M. and Trippl, M. (2016) Smart Sepcialization as an innovation-driven strategy for economic diversification: Examples from Scandinavian regions. In S. Radosevic, A. Curaj, L. Andreescu, R. Gheorgiu and I. Wade (Hrsg.), Advances in the Theory and Practice of Smart Specialization. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publishers (forthcoming).

Mobility and migration of skilled workers

Parrilli, D., Montresor, S. and Trippl, M. (2017) Special Issue: Communities on the move: effects of diasporas on regional development, innovation and entrepreneurship, Regional Studies (in preparation)

Trippl, M. (2013) Islands of Innovation as Magnetic Centres of Star Scientists? Empirical Evidence on Spatial Concentration and Mobility Patterns. Regional Studies 47(2), 229-244

Trippl, M. (2013) Scientific Mobility and Knowledge Transfer at the Interregional and Intraregional Level. Regional Studies 47(10), 1653-1667.

Role of universities in regional development

Trippl, M., Sinozic and Lawton Smith, H. (2015) The role of universities in regional development: conceptual models and policy institutions in the UK, Sweden and Austria. European Planning Studies 23(9), 1722-1740 DOI: 10.1080/09654313.2015.1052782

Trippl, M. (2015) Die Rolle von Hochschulen in der Regionalentwicklung. In M. Fritsch, P. Pasternack, M. Titze (eds.) Schrumpfende Regionen – dynamische Hochschulen, Springer, Wiesbaden

Cross-border regional development

Trippl, M. (2017) Innovationsdynamiken und Integrationsprozesse in grenzüberschreitenden Wirtschaftsregionen: Grenzen als Triebkräfte und Barrieren verstärkter Zusammenarbeit. In M. Heintel, R. Musil, N. Weixlbaumer (eds.) Grenzen, Springer.

Miörner, J., Zukauskaite, E., Trippl, M. and Moodysson, J. (2017) Creating institutional preconditions for knowledge flows in cross-border regions. Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space. SAGE Publications DOI: 10.1177/2399654417704664

Lundquist, K.-J. and Trippl, M. (2013) Distance, proximity and types of cross-border innovation systems: A conceptual analysis. Regional Studies 47(3), 450-460.

Projects (ongoing, recently completed)

Smart specialisation for regional innovation (European Commission’s Framework Programme)

Partners: University of Cardiff (UK), University of Newcastle Upon Tyne (UK), Utrecht University (The Netherlands), Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (The Netherlands), University of Padova (Italy), Fundacion Deusto (Spain), Charles University Prague (Czech Republic), Claire Nauwelaers (Belgium)

Path development in different regional settings: Regional policy approaches in the global economy (Norwegian Research Council)

Partners: University of Agder (Norway), University of Stavanger (Norway), University of Bergen (Norway), Orkestra-Basque Institute of Competitiveness (Spain)

Global innovation networks, regional variety and its impact on the innovativeness of firms and regions. The IT and new media industry in Sweden in a global comparative perspective (Markus and Marianne Wallenberg Foundation)

Partners: Norwegian Business School (Norway), International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (India)