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Undergraduate | LTU-ECO3EIN | 2024

Economics of Innovation

Study method
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Start dates
4 Mar 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
12 weeks

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Economics of Innovation

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Analyse and evaluate the economic imperative of innovation especially in the context of digital transformation.
    2. Critically analyse the roles of stakeholders of innovation and their interactions.
    3. Analyse market and institutional incentives to innovate, and their shortcomings.
    4. Synthesise the different dimensions of innovation and its measurement to explain its economic impact.

Entry requirements


Prerequisites: Students must have completed a minimum of 120 credit points.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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