Gaétan de Rassenfosse

ODY 2 01.1 (Odyssea)
Station 5
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Administrative data

Fields of expertise

- Applied econometrics
- Bibliometrics
- Industrial economics


Infoscience publications

Teaching & PhD


Management of Technology

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Technology Management


Economics of ideas

This class will provide students with an understanding of some real-world issues related to the "knowledge economy." Why should we innovate as a society? Why innovation doesn't just happen and how can the government help firms innovate? We will answer these questions and others using economic tools.

Management of intellectual property

This class provides an introduction to the management of intellectual property (IP), primarily patents. It relies on formal lectures, case studies, speakers, and a project.

Introduction to econometrics

The course provides an introduction to econometrics. The objective is to learn how to make valid (i.e., causal) inference from economic data. It explains the main estimators and present methods to deal with endogeneity issues.