Prof. Dr. René Belderbos

Professorial fellow

Research group(s):
1. Economics of Knowledge and Innovation
3. Economic Complexity and Innovation
2. Structural Change and Economic Development

René Belderbos is full professor of Strategy at KU Leuven (Belgium) and part-time professor of International Corporate Strategy at Maastricht University and UNU-MERIT (The Netherlands). His research focuses on innovation strategies and international business strategies of multinational firms.

He is a member of the editorial boards of the Strategic Management Journal, the Journal of International Business Studies, and the Global Strategy Journal. He has published widely in international journals including the Review of Economics and Statistics, Strategic Management Journal, European Economic Review, International Journal of Industrial Organization, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, World Development, Research Policy, the Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS), Global Strategy Journal, and Journal of Business Venturing. He is a board member of the Strategic Management Journal, the Global Strategy Journal and the Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS) and serves as consulting editor to JIBS. He has been consultant to the European Commission, the OECD, the Flemish Government, and the National Institute of Science and Technology Policy (NISTEP, Japan).




UNU-MERIT