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Journal of Evolutionary Economics

Journal of Evolutionary Economics

Editors: U. Cantner; B. Verspagen

ISSN: 0936-9937 (print version)
ISSN: 1432-1386 (electronic version)

Journal no. 191

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Uwe Cantner
Lehrstuhl für Volkswirtschaftslehre/Mikroökonomik
Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
University of Jena
Carl-Zeiss-Straße 3
07743 Jena, Germany
E-mail: uwe.cantner@uni-jena.de

Bart Verspagen
United Nations University
Boschstraat 24
6211 AX Maastricht, Netherlands
e-mail: verspagen@merit.unu.edu

Founding Editor

Horst Hanusch, University of Augsburg, Augsburg, Germany
E-mail: horst.hanusch@wiwi.uni-augsburg.de

Advisory Editors

Roberto Fontana, University of Pavia, Pavia,  Italy
and Bocconi University, Milan, Italy
E-mail: roberto.fontana@unibocconi.it

Reinoud Joosten, University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands
E-Mail: r.a.m.g.joosten@utwente.nl

Nathalie Lazaric, Université Côte d’Azur, Nice , France
E-mail: nathalie.lazaric@gredeg.cnrs.fr 

Charles McCann, Jr., University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh/ PA, USA
E-mail: crmccann@aol.com

Andreas Pyka, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany
E-mail: a.pyka@uni-hohenheim.de

Andrea Roventini, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy
E-mail: a.roventini@sssup.it

Maria Savona, University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom
E-mail: M.Savona@sussex.ac.uk

Editorial Board

A. Arora, Duke University, Durham, USA
S. Brusoni, Università Bocconi, Milan, Italy
B. Carlsson, Case-Western-Reserve University, Cleveland/OH, USA
B. Coriat, Université Paris Nord - CEPN, Villetaneuse, France
H. Dawid, University of Bielefeld, Germany
K. Dopfer, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland
G. Dosi, Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari S. Anna, Pisa, Italy
G. Eliasson, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
J. Fagerberg, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
J. Foster, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
M. Fransman, Institute for Japanese-European Technological Studies, Edinburgh, UK
K. Frenken, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
D. Friedman, University of California, Santa Cruz/CA, USA
A. Goto, University of Tokyo, Japan
J.C. Haltiwanger, University of Maryland, College Park/MD, USA
E. Helmstädter, Westfälische Wilhelms University, Münster, Germany
G. Hodgson, University of Cambridge, UK
A. Kirman, University of Marseille, France
B. Kogut, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia/PA, USA
D. Lane, University of Modena, Italy
R.N. Langlois, University of Connecticut, Storrs/CT, USA
W. Leininger, University of Dortmund, Germany
J. Lesourne, Conservatoire National des Art et Metiers, Paris, France
D. Levinthal, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia/PA, USA
F.R. Lichtenberg, Columbia University, New York/NY, USA
F. Malerba, University L. Bocconi, Milan, Italy
L. Marengo, LUISS Università Guido Carli, Rome, Italy
V. Mayevsky, Institute of Economics of RAS, Moscow, Russia
J. S. Metcalfe, University of Manchester, UK
J.H. Miller, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh/PA, USA
W. Mitchell, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor/MI, USA
R. R. Nelson, Columbia University, New York/NY, USA
P. Petit, CEPREMAP, Paris, France
P.P. Saviotti, University P. Mendés, Grenoble, France
F. M. Scherer, Harvard University, Cambridge/MA, USA
S. Sechiyama, Kyoto University, Japan
P. Segerstrom, Stockholm School of Economics, Stockholm, Sweden
G. Silverberg, University of Limburg, Maastricht, The Netherlands
J. Sutton, London School of Economics, London, UK
C. Syropoulos, Drexel University, Phildelphia/PA, USA
G.M.P. Swann, University of Manchester, UK
P. Thompson, Florida International University, Miami/FL, USA
S. Winter, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia/PA, USA
U. Witt, Max-Planck-Institute for Economics, Jena, Germany
H.P. Young, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore/MD, USA 

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    The journal aims to provide an international forum for a new approach to economics. Following the tradition of Joseph A. Schumpeter, it is designed to focus on original research with an evolutionary conception of the economy. The journal will publish articles with a strong emphasis on dynamics, changing structures (including technologies, institutions, beliefs and behaviours) and disequilibrium processes with an evolutionary perspective (innovation, selection, imitation, etc.). It favours interdisciplinary analysis and is devoted to theoretical, methodological and applied work.
    Research areas include: industrial dynamics; multi-sectoral and cross-country studies of productivity; innovations and new technologies; dynamic competition and structural change in a national and international context; causes and effects of technological, political and social changes; cyclic processes in economic evolution; the role of governments in a dynamic world; modelling complex dynamic economic systems; application of concepts, such as self-organization, bifurcation, and chaos theory to economics; evolutionary games.

    Officially cited as: J Evol Econ

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