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Effie Kesidou

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First Name:Effie
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Last Name:Kesidou
RePEc Short-ID:pke170


Leeds University Business School (LUBS)
University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom
RePEc:edi:sbleeuk (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Halima Jibril & Annina Kaltenbrunner & Effi Kesidou, 2018. "Financialisation and innovation in emerging economics," FMM Working Paper 27-2018, IMK at the Hans Boeckler Foundation, Macroeconomic Policy Institute.
  2. Pelin Demirel & Effie Kesidou, 2012. "Stimulating Different Types of Eco-Innovation in the UK: Government Policies and Firm Motivations," STPS Working Papers 1203, STPS - Science and Technology Policy Studies Center, Middle East Technical University, revised May 2012.
  3. Kesidou, Effie & Szirmai, Adam, 2008. "Local Knowledge Spillovers, Innovation and Economic Performance in Developing Countries: A discussion of alternative specifications," MERIT Working Papers 2008-033, United Nations University - Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (MERIT).
  4. Effie Kesidou & Marjolein Caniels & Henny Romijn, 2007. "Mechanisms of Local Knowledge Spillovers: Evidence from the Software Cluster in Uruguay," Working Papers 07-02, Eindhoven Center for Innovation Studies, revised Feb 2007.
  5. Effie Kesidou & Henny Romijn, 2006. "Do Local Knowledge Spillovers Matter for Development? An Empirical Study of Uruguay’s Software Cluster," Working Papers 06-11, Eindhoven Center for Innovation Studies, revised Oct 2006.


  1. Jose García‐Quevedo & Effie Kesidou & Ester Martínez‐Ros, 2020. "Driving sectoral sustainability via the diffusion of organizational eco‐innovations," Business Strategy and the Environment, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 29(3), pages 1437-1447, March.
  2. Mavroudi, Eva & Kesidou, Effie & Pandza, Krsto, 2020. "Shifting back and forth: How does the temporal cycling between exploratory and exploitative R&D influence firm performance?," Journal of Business Research, Elsevier, vol. 110(C), pages 386-396.
  3. Kesidou, Effie & Wu, Lichao, 2020. "Stringency of environmental regulation and eco-innovation: Evidence from the eleventh Five-Year Plan and green patents," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 190(C).
  4. Pelin Demirel & Effie Kesidou, 2019. "Sustainability‐oriented capabilities for eco‐innovation: Meeting the regulatory, technology, and market demands," Business Strategy and the Environment, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 28(5), pages 847-857, July.
  5. Manuel Barcia & Effie Kesidou, 2018. "Innovation and entrepreneurship as strategies for success among Cuban-based firms in the late years of the transatlantic slave trade," Business History, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 60(4), pages 542-561, May.
  6. Konstantinos Iatridis & Effie Kesidou, 2018. "What Drives Substantive Versus Symbolic Implementation of ISO 14001 in a Time of Economic Crisis? Insights from Greek Manufacturing Companies," Journal of Business Ethics, Springer, vol. 148(4), pages 859-877, April.
  7. Ozusaglam, Serdal & Kesidou, Effie & Wong, Chee Yew, 2018. "Performance effects of complementarity between environmental management systems and environmental technologies," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 197(C), pages 112-122.
  8. Effie Kesidou & Chris Snijders, 2012. "External Knowledge and Innovation Performance in Clusters: Empirical Evidence from the Uruguay Software Cluster," Industry and Innovation, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 19(5), pages 437-457, July.
  9. Kesidou, Effie & Demirel, Pelin, 2012. "On the drivers of eco-innovations: Empirical evidence from the UK," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 41(5), pages 862-870.
  10. Demirel, Pelin & Kesidou, Effie, 2011. "Stimulating different types of eco-innovation in the UK: Government policies and firm motivations," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 70(8), pages 1546-1557, June.
  11. Effie Kesidou & Marjolein Caniëls & Henny Romijn, 2009. "Local Knowledge Spillovers and Development: An Exploration of the Software Cluster in Uruguay," Industry and Innovation, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 16(2), pages 247-272.
  12. Kesidou, Effie & Romijn, Henny, 2008. "Do Local Knowledge Spillovers Matter for Development? An Empirical Study of Uruguay's Software Cluster," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 36(10), pages 2004-2028, October.
  13. Effie Kesidou & Adam Szirmai, 2008. "Local knowledge spillovers, innovation and export performance in developing countries: empirical evidence from the Uruguay software cluster," The European Journal of Development Research, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 20(2), pages 281-298.


  1. Pelin Demirel & Effie Kesidou, 2013. "The impact of environmental regulation frameworks and firm-level factors on eco-innovations: evidence from DEFRA survey of UK manufacturing firms," Chapters, in: Mehmet Ugur (ed.), Governance, Regulation and Innovation, chapter 6, pages 149-181, Edward Elgar Publishing.
  2. Marjolein Caniëls & Effie Kesidou & Henny Romijn, 2009. "The software sector in Uruguay: a sectoral systems of innovation perspective," Chapters, in: Franco Malerba & Sunil Mani (ed.), Sectoral Systems of Innovation and Production in Developing Countries, chapter 5, Edward Elgar Publishing.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 3 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-INO: Innovation (3) 2008-06-07 2012-06-13 2018-07-30
  2. NEP-ACC: Accounting & Auditing (1) 2018-07-30
  3. NEP-AGR: Agricultural Economics (1) 2012-06-13
  4. NEP-CFN: Corporate Finance (1) 2018-07-30
  5. NEP-CSE: Economics of Strategic Management (1) 2012-06-13
  6. NEP-ENV: Environmental Economics (1) 2012-06-13
  7. NEP-EUR: Microeconomic European Issues (1) 2012-06-13
  8. NEP-HME: Heterodox Microeconomics (1) 2018-07-30
  9. NEP-KNM: Knowledge Management & Knowledge Economy (1) 2008-06-07
  10. NEP-SBM: Small Business Management (1) 2012-06-13
  11. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2008-06-07


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