Working and white papers

Please visit my SSRN author page, if you wish to download papers that I have written. Unfortuntately only the papers are available for free download for which the publisher did not capture the exclusive distribution rights. Please also see the working paper series of the Institute for Technology and Innovation Management at Hamburg University of Technology.


Abdu, N., Ako, R., Backhaus, J., et al. (2013). White paper of the 2012 winter school limits to growth revisited. Edited by F. Pütter & A. Kremers. Visselhövede, Hanover, Germany.

Tietze, F., Pieper, T., & Herstatt, C. (2013). To own or not to own: How ownership affects user innovation – An empirical study in the German rowing community. TIM Working Paper Series No.73. Hamburg University of Technology, Hamburg.


Göldner, M., C. Herstatt, F. Tietze, S, Rehder (2012). The Emergence of Care Robotics – A publication and patent analysis. TIM Working Paper No.68. Hamburg University of Technology.


Tietze, F., T. Schiederig, et al. (2011). Firms’ transition towards green product service system innovators. Working Paper No.62. Hamburg, Hamburg University of Technology. 

Schiederig, T., F. Tietze, et al. (2011). What is Green Innovation? – A quantitative literature review. Working Paper No.63. Hamburg, Hamburg University of Technology.


Tietze, F. (2010). A Typology for Technology Market Intermediaries. TIM Working Paper No.60. Hamburg University of Technology.


Tietze, F. and C. Herstatt (2009). Intermediaries and Innovation – Why they emerge and how they Facilitate IP Transactions on the Markets for Technology. TIM Working Paper Series No.59. Hamburg University of Technology.


Tietze, F. (2008). Technology Market Intermediaries to Facilitate External Technology Exploitation – The Case of IP Auctions. TIM Working Paper Series No.55. Hamburg University of Technology.


Ervilia, F. Tietze and C. Herstatt. (2007). Exploring the Relation of Patent Ownership and Market Success – Cases from the LCD Flat Panel Display Industry. TIM Working Paper Series No.47. Hamburg, Hamburg University of Technology.


Herstatt, C., F. Tietze, A. Nagahira and D. Probert (2006). The Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in Theory and Practice – A Literature Review and Results from Field Research in Japan TIM Working Paper Series No.41. Hamburg University of Technology.

Tietze, F., O. Granstrand and C. Herstatt (2006). Towards Advanced Intellectual Property Management – Events and Stages during the Development. Evidence from the Biotech Sector. TIM Working Paper Series No.35. Hamburg University of Technology.