Jojo Jacob

Researcher

Profile
Bibliography
  • Jojo Jacob
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-MERIT
    OFFICE:
    Keizer Karelplein 19, 6211 TC Maastricht, The Netherlands
    E-MAIL:
    jacob@merit.unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +31(0)43 3884454
    NATIONALITY:
    India

    Research Interests

    • Strategic technological co-operations between firms
    • The internationalization of firms from emerging economies like China and India

    Education

    Ph.D., Economics, Eindhoven University of Technology

    Biographical Statement

    Jojo Jacob is a Research Fellow at the UNU Maastricht Economic and Social Research Institute on Innovation and Technology (UNU-MERIT). He received his Ph.D. in economics from the Eindhoven University of Technology. Before joining UNU-MERIT he taught economics at a private college in Minnesota, USA. He currently works on topics such as the internationalization of firms from emerging economies like China and India, regional dimensions of development,  and strategic technological co-operations between firms.

  • Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

    • Duysters, Geert, Jojo Jacob, Charmianne Lemmens & Yu Jintian, 2009, Internationalization and technological catching up of emerging multinationals: a comparative case study of China’s Haier group, Industrial and Corporate Change, 18: 325-349
    • Jacob, Jojo & Adam Szirmai, 2007, International knowledge spillovers to developing countries: the case of Indonesia, Review of Development Economics, 11(3), 550-565
    • Jacob, Jojo, 2005, Late Industrialization and Structural Change: Indonesia, 1975-2000, Oxford Development Studies, Vol. 33, No. 3 & 4, pp. 427-51
    • Jacob, Jojo & Christoph Meister, 2005, Productivity Gains, Technology Spillovers, and Trade: Indonesian Manufacturing, 1980-1996, Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, Vol. 41, No. 1, pp. 37-56

    Other Publications (Conference Proceedings, etc)

    • Jacob, Jojo & Adam Szirmai, 2006, International Knowledge Spillovers to Developing Countries. The Case of Indonesia, Paper for the 2006 Intermediate Input-Output Meeting, Sendai, July, 26-28, 2006
    • Jacob, Jojo & Adam Szirmai, 2004, Stages of Industrialisation, Export and Technology Diffusion. The Case of Indonesian Manufacturing, paper for the Schumpter conference Milan
    • Jacob, Jojo & Adam Szirmai, 2004, International Knowledge Spillovers to Developing Countries: the Case of Indonesia, Paper for the IARIW Conference, Cork