Markus GrillitschAssociate Senior Lecturer
Research areas and keywords
UKÄ subject classification
- Economic Geography
- Economic Geography, Innovation Studies, Regional Development, Knowledge, Institutions, Networks, Policy
Markus holds a doctoral degree in socio-economic studies from the Vienna University of Economics and Business. He has a broad background in regional development in different institutional contexts including EU member states, transition economies and developing countries. His main research interest is to understand innovation and structural change processes in a spatial context and how they relate to economic growth and competitiveness. Markus is interested in concepts and approaches that empower policy makers, firms and engaged citizens to take a stake in regional development processes.