Sverre Johan Herstad

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Academic interests

Regional and national innovation systems, evolutionairy economic geography, agglomeration and innovation, labour markets, industrial policy and innovation policy

 

Courses taught

SGO1003 - Skrivetrening i samfunnsgeografi

SGO2200 - Economic globalisation and regional development

HGO4605 - Transformations in the global economy: value chains and production networks

 

Background

  • Professor (associate), Human Geography (2018- )
  • Professor (full) of innovation, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences (2016-2018)
  • Research professor II, NIFU (2016)
  • Research professor, NIFU (2015)
  • Senior researcher II, NIFU (2012-2015)
  • Post.doc II, CIRCLE Lunds University (2012)
  • Post.doc, University of Agder (2012-2015)
  • Senior researcher II, NIFU (2012-2013)
  • Senior advisor, Norwegian Ministry of Trade and Industry (2011-2012)
  • Amanuensis II, Vestfold University College (2009-2010)
  • Senior researcher, NIFU STEP (2005-2011)
  • Dr. polit (PhD) scholar, Centre for technology, innovation and culture, University of Oslo (2000-2004)
  • Research assistant, STEP Group (2000)
  • Hovedfag (master), Human geography (finalized 2000)

 

 

Publications

  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2018). Beyond 'related variety': How inflows of skills shape innovativeness in different industries. European Planning Studies.  ISSN 0965-4313.  26(2), s 396- 420 . doi: 10.1080/09654313.2017.1392490 Show summary
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2018). Innovation strategy choices in the urban economy. Urban Studies.  ISSN 0042-0980.  55(6), s 1185- 1202 . doi: 10.1177/0042098017692941 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2018). Product innovation and employment growth at the firm level: A quantile regression approach to inter-industry differences. Applied Economics Letters.  ISSN 1350-4851.  25(15), s 1062- 1065 . doi: 10.1080/13504851.2017.1394970 Show summary
  • Martin, Roman; Aslesen, Heidi; Grillitsch, Markus & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2018). Regional innovation systems and global knowledge flows, In Arne Isaksen; Roman Martin & Michaela Trippl (ed.),  New Avenues for Regional Innovation Systems - Theoretical Advances, Empirical Cases and Policy Lessons.  Springer Nature.  ISBN 9783319716602.  Chapter 6.  s 127 - 148 Show summary
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2018). The Differentiated Effects of Human Resource Diversity on Corporate Innovation. International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management (IJITM).  ISSN 0219-8770.  15(5) . doi: 10.1142/S0219877018500463
  • Jøranli, Ingvild & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Urban concentration and labour market linkages in the Norwegian ICT services sector. European Planning Studies.  ISSN 0965-4313.  25(10), s 1734- 1755 . doi: 10.1080/09654313.2017.1337726 Show summary
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). On the differentiated effects of human resource diversity on organizational learning and innovation, In  Innovation, Space, and Diversity.  Universitetet i Stavanger.  ISBN 978-82-7644-692-0.  Artikkel 1.
  • Børing, Pål; Fevolden, Arne Martin & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2016). Eager and able: A study of innovation activity among young, mature and old firms in Norway. Economics Bulletin.  ISSN 1545-2921.  36(1), s 291- 297 Show summary
  • Coenen, Lars; Asheim, Bjørn Terje; Bugge, Markus & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2016). Advancing regional innovation systems: What does evolutionary economic geography bring to the policy table?. Environment and Planning. C, Government and Policy.  ISSN 0263-774X. . doi: 10.1177/0263774X16646583 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Fevolden, Arne Martin; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Sandven, Tore Vang (2015). Specialist supplier or systems integrator? The relationship between competencies and export performance in the Norwegian defence industry. Applied Economics Letters.  ISSN 1350-4851.  22(2), s 153- 157 . doi: 10.1080/13504851.2014.931912 Show summary
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Ebersberger, Bernd (2015). On the Link between Urban Location and the Involvement of Knowledge-Intensive Business Services Firms in Collaboration Networks. Regional studies.  ISSN 0034-3404.  49(7), s 1160- 1175 . doi: 10.1080/00343404.2013.816413 Show summary
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Sandven, Tore Vang & Ebersberger, Bernd (2015). Recruitment, knowledge integration and modes of innovation. Research Policy.  ISSN 0048-7333.  44(1), s 138- 153 . doi: 10.1016/j.respol.2014.06.007 Show summary
  • Ebersberger, Bernd; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Koller, Christina (2014). Does the composition of regional knowledge bases influence extra-regional collaboration for innovation?. Applied Economics Letters.  ISSN 1350-4851.  21(3), s 201- 204 . doi: 10.1080/13504851.2013.848019 Show summary
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Aslesen, Heidi Wiig & Ebersberger, Bernd (2014). On industrial knowledge bases, commercial opportunities and global innovation network linkages. Research Policy.  ISSN 0048-7333.  43(3), s 495- 504 . doi: 10.1016/j.respol.2013.08.003
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Ebersberger, Bernd (2014). Urban agglomerations, knowledge intensive services and innovation: Establishing the core connections. Entrepreneurship and Regional Development.  ISSN 0898-5626.  26(3-4), s 211- 233 . doi: 10.1080/08985626.2014.888098 Show summary
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Sandven, Tore Vang (2014). Marked for life? On researcher involvement at infancy and the innovative capabilities of survivor firms. Applied Economics Letters.  ISSN 1350-4851.  21(17), s 1210- 1213 . doi: 10.1080/13504851.2014.920464 Show summary
  • Bloch, Carter; Ebersberger, Bernd; Herstad, Sverre Johan & van de Velde, Els (2013). Open innovation practices and their effect on innovation performance. International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management (IJITM).  ISSN 0219-8770.  9(6) . doi: 10.1142/S021987701250040X Show summary
  • Ebersberger, Bernd & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2013). The relationship between international innovation collaboration, intramural R&D and SME's innovation performance: A quantile regression approach. Applied Economics Letters.  ISSN 1350-4851.  20(7), s 626- 630 . doi: 10.1080/13504851.2012.724158
  • Ebersberger, Bernd; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Altman, Andreas (2013). What type of companies benefit from university spillovers?, In Bernd Ebersberger & Andreas Altmann (ed.),  Universities in change : Managing Higher Education Institutions in the Age of Globalization.  Springer.  ISBN 978-1-4614-4590-6.  Kapittel 19.  s 323 - 337
  • Ebersberger, Bernd; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Altmann, Andreas (2013). Higher education institutions and regional development, In Bernd Ebersberger & Andreas Altmann (ed.),  Universities in change : Managing Higher Education Institutions in the Age of Globalization.  Springer.  ISBN 978-1-4614-4590-6.  Kapittel 18.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Brekke, Thomas (2013). Globalization, Regional Development, and the Evolving Local University Role: The Case of Vestfold, Norway, In Bernd Ebersberger & Andreas Altmann (ed.),  Universities in change : Managing Higher Education Institutions in the Age of Globalization.  Springer.  ISBN 978-1-4614-4590-6.  20.  s 339 - 359
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Sandven, Tore Vang & Solberg, Espen (2013). Location, education and enterprise growth. Applied Economics Letters.  ISSN 1350-4851.  20(10), s 1019- 1022 . doi: 10.1080/13504851.2013.772287
  • Asheim, B.T.; Ebersberger, Bernd & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2012). MNCs between the global and the local: Knowledge bases, proximity and globally distributed knowledge networks, In Martin Heidenreich (ed.),  Innovation and the institutional embeddedness of multinational companies.  Edward Elgar Publishing.  ISBN 978 0 85793 432 1.  Kapittel.
  • Ebersberger, Bernd; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Altman, Andreas (2012). Knowledge spillovers to industry: Opportunities for universities of applied sciences. Zeitschrift für Hochschulentwicklung.  ISSN 0250-6467.  7(2), s 73- 79 . doi: 10.3217/zfhe-7-02/07 Full text in Research Archive. Show summary
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2012). Regional innovasjon i en global økonomi?, I: Espen Solberg & Kaja Kathrine Wendt (red.),  Det norske forsknings- og innovasjonssystemet - statistikk og indikatorer 2012.  Norges forskningsråd.  ISBN 978-82-12-03114-2.  Fokusboks nr. 4.1.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Brekke, Thomas (2012). Globalization, modes of innovation and regional knowledge diffusion infrastructures. European Planning Studies.  ISSN 0965-4313.  20(10), s 1603- 1625 . doi: 10.1080/09654313.2012.713334
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Ebersberger, Bernd (2012). Go abroad or have strangers visit? On organizational search spaces and local linkages. Journal of Economic Geography.  ISSN 1468-2702.  12(1), s 273- 295 . doi: 10.1093/jeg/lbq057
  • Ebersberger, Bernd & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2011). Product innovation and the complementarities of external interfaces. European Management Review.  ISSN 1740-4754.  8(3), s 117- 135 . doi: 10.1111/j.1740-4762.2011.01014.x
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2011). Paradigms, regimes and the shifting notions of institutional best practice. Journal of the Knowledge Economy.  ISSN 1868-7865.  2(2), s 173- 191
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Pålshaugen, Øyvind & Ebersberger, Bernd (2011). Industrial Innovation collaboration in a capital region context. Journal of the Knowledge Economy.  ISSN 1868-7865.  2, s 507- 532
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2010). Bedrifter, globale nettverk og nasjonal innovasjonspolitikk, I: Olav R Spilling (red.),  Innovasjonspoilitikk - problemstillinger og utfordringer.  Fagbokforlaget.  ISBN 978-82-450-1045-9.  Kap. 4.  s 79 - 96
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Bloch, Carter; Ebersberger, Bernd & van de Velde, Els (2010). National innovation policy and global open innovation: exploring balances, tradeoffs and complementarities. Science and Public Policy.  ISSN 0302-3427.  37(2), s 113- 124 . doi: 10.3152/030234210X489590
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2008). Flernasjonale selskaper og internasjonalisering av innovasjon, I:  Innovasjon i norske næringer - et geografisk perspektiv.  Fagbokforlaget.  Kapittel.

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  • Asheim, Bjørn Terje; Fitjar, Rune Dahl; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Hjertvikrem, Nina (2018). Diversity and beyond for new path development: Broadening the scope for new perspectives on innovation theory and policy.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Engen, Marit (2018). The imprints of urban location on human resources and innovation in knowledge intensive services.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Engen, Marit (2018). The imprints of urban location on human resources and innovation in knowledge intensive services.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen; Boschma, Ronald Adalbert & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2018). Workforce Diversity and Innovation Novelty Across Geography.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). CIS-LEED data and 'The Knowledge Economy 2.0'.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Evolutionairy economic geography and regional innovation systems.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Evolving patterns of innovation activity and linkages in Norwegian VRI regions.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Innovation activity and collaboration in urban regions.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Innovation policy beyond 'myopia': Challenges for new path creation and implications for innovation policy.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Mot regionale innovasjonssystemer i Norge?.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Om innovasjonsbasert vekst i bedrifter.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Sandven, Tore Vang (2017). Towards regional innovation systems in Norway? An explorative empirical analysis. NIFU-rapport. 8. Show summary
  • Isaksen, Arne; Fløysand, Arnt; Asheim, Bjørn Terje; Aslesen, Heidi; Hydle, Katja Maria; Gjelsvik, Martin; Tveterås, Ragnar; Normann, Roger Henning; Fitjar, Rune Dahl; Jakobsen, Stig-Erik; Herstad, Sverre Johan; Thune, Taran Mari & Iakovleva, Tatiana A (2017). Innovasjons- og næringslivsforskning ved et veiskille. Forskningspolitikk.  ISSN 0333-0273.  (3/4)
  • Martin, Roman; Aslesen, Heidi; Grillitsch, Markus & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Regional innovation systems and global knowledge flows. Show summary
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen; Boschma, Ronald Adalbert & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Workforce Diversity and Innovation Novelty.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen; Fitjar, Rune Dahl & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Forsker Stand Up: Gir mangfald auka verdiskaping og innovasjon?.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen; Fitjar, Rune Dahl & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Gir mangfald auka verdiskaping og innovasjon?.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen; Fitjar, Rune Dahl & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Innvandring og innovasjon.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Det unike i det ulike: Ulik erfaring gir nye patent. Ukeavisen ledelse.  ISSN 1891-2028.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2017). Ulik erfaring gir nye patent: Kan menneske sine erfaringar ha ulik påverknad på ­innovasjon?. Dagens Perspektiv.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Fitjar, Rune Dahl (2017). UWC dag: Ti alumni om ti ting. Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen Solheim, UWC Atlantic College: Ulike barn leikar best? Når og korleis kan mangfald påverke innovasjon?.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen; Steinkopf, S.; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Fitjar, Rune Dahl (2017, 19. mai). Mangfold fremmer innovasjon.  Ukeavisen Ledelse (trykt utg. og nettavis Dagens Perspektiv).
  • Aslesen, Heidi; Herstad, Sverre Johan; Grillitsch, Markus & Martin, Roman (2016). Regional Innovation Systems and Global Flows of Knowledge.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2016). Location and innovation in knowledge intensive business services.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2016). Om innovasjonsbasert vekst i næringslivet.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2016). Ulike typer samarbeid for innovasjon og vekst.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2016). Diversity and innovation: Is there a relationship between workers experience portfolio and innovation?.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2015). Innovasjonsaktiviteter, kompetanse og vekst.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2015). Knowledge intensive business services and global innovation network linkages.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2015). Diversity and Innovation.
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2015). Diversity and Innovation: Human Capital, R&D and innovation..
  • Solheim, Marte Cecilie Wilhelmsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2015). Is there a relationship between workers experience portfolio and innovation?.
  • Aksnes, Dag W.; Bergem, Bjørn Greger; Foyn, Frank; Gåseidnes, Sigrid; Herstad, Sverre Johan; Hervik, Arild; Iversen, Eric James; Rørstad, Kristoffer; Sandven, Tore Vang; Solberg, Espen; Wendt, Kaja Kathrine & Wilhelmsen, Lars (2014). Resultater og effekter av FoU og innovasjon, I: Kaja Kathrine Wendt (red.),  Det norske forsknings- og innovasjonssystemet. Statistikk og indikatorer 2014.  Norges forskningsråd.  ISBN 9788212033634.  Kapittel 4.  s 137 - 158
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2014). Knowledge intensive business services, urban agglomerations and global innovation network linkages.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2014). Recruitment, knowledge integration and innovation in Norwegian enterprises.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2014). Recruitment, knowledge integration and innovation in Norwegian enterprises.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2014). Urban agglomerations and knowledge-intensive business services in Norway.
  • Asheim, Bjørn Terje; Bugge, Markus; Coenen, Lars & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2013). What Does Evolutionary Economic Geography Bring To The Policy Table? Reconceptualising regional innovation systems. Circle Working Paper. 5.
  • Aslesen, Heidi Wiig & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2013). North-South dividing lines in the global innovation network linkages of ICTs” (revised version). Heidi Wiig Aslesen, Sverre Herstad.
  • Aslesen, Heidi Wiig & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2013). On Industrial Knowledge Bases, Commercial Opportunities and Global Innovation Network Linkages.
  • Bugge, Markus; Herstad, Sverre Johan; Coenen, Lars & Asheim, Bjørn Terje (2013). What does evolutionary economic geography bring to the policy table? Re-considering regional innovation policy.
  • Coenen, Lars & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2013). Konstruksjon av regionale konkurransefortrinn i ulike typer norske regioner.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2013). Recruitment and industrial innovation.
  • Aslesen, Heidi Wiig & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2012). North-South dividing lines in the global innovation network linkages of ICTs.
  • Aslesen, Heidi Wiig & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2012). North-South dividing lines in the global innovation network linkages of ICTs.
  • Ebersberger, Bernd; Herstad, Sverre Johan & Lehtoranta, Olavi (2012). Bridging the global and the local? Multinational enterprises, labor market mobility and localized learning.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2012, 01. desember). Klar til å møte verden?.  Innsats nr. 2 2012 (Innovasjon Norge).
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2012). Ny kunnskap om global åpen innovasjon utfordrer etablerte sannheter. Innovasjonsbloggen Innovasjon Norge.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2012). Åpen innovasjon i Europa: Dimensjoner, determinanter og effekter.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Asheim, Bjørn Terje; Bugge, Markus & Coenen, Lars (2012). What Does Evolutionary Economic Geography Bring To The Policy Table? Reconceptualising regional innovation systems.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Ebersberger, Bernd (2012). The impacts of urban location on the involvement of knowledge-intensive business services in innovation collaboration.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan; Ebersberger, Bernd & Asheim, B.T. (2012). Knowledge bases, multinational enterprises and the collaborative involvement of Norwegian firms in foreign regions.
  • Asheim, Bjørn Terje; Ebersberger, Bernd & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2011). MNCs between the global and the local.
  • Ebersberger, Bernd; Herstad, Sverre Johan; Iversen, Eric James; Kirner, Eva & Som, Oliver (2011). Open innovation in Europe: effects, determinants and policy. Full text in Research Archive.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2011). Utfordringer for norsk næringsutvikling.
  • Karlsen, James Tommy; Isaksen, Arne; Austenå, Halvor; Brekke, Thomas; Herstad, Sverre Johan; Holtskog, Halvor & Nilsen, Etty Ragnhild (2011). Forskning eller utdanning?. Plan : Tidsskrift for samfunnsplanlegging, byplan og regional utvikling.  ISSN 0805-083X.  (2), s 32- 35
  • Asheim, Bjørn Terje; Ebersberger, Bernd & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2010). MNCs between the global and the local: Knowledge bases, proximity and globally distributed knowledge networks.
  • Bugge, Markus Michaelsen & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2010). Gjenbruk oljekunnskapen. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.).  ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Ebersberger, Bernd & Herstad, Sverre Johan (2010). Product innovation and the complementarities of external interfaces.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2010). Product innovation and the complementarities of external interfaces.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2010). Regionale innonvasjonsprofiler: Om utgangspunktet for innovasjonspolitikk i Oslo og Akershus.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan & Pålshaugen, Øyvind (2010). Decoupled diversity: On innovation in the Norwegian capital region.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2009). Network breadth and innovation performance.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2009). Open innovation: From Chesbroughs 'make or buy' to complex and combined.
  • Godø, Helge Lauritz; Gulbrandsen, Magnus; Herstad, Sverre Johan; Mariussen, Åge; Røste, Rannveig; Spilling, Olav R & Ørstavik, Finn (2008). Innovation systems, innovation modes and processes of commercialization. NIFU STEP rapport. 4.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2008). Constructing open innovation indicators from CIS data.
  • Herstad, Sverre Johan (2008). Global åpen innovasjon - en politisk utfordring. Forskningspolitikk.  ISSN 0333-0273.  (3)

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