Aija Leiponen

Aija Leiponen

  • Professor
  • Program Director, Master of Professional Studies

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Interdisciplinary Theme

  • Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Technology

Faculty Expertise

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Innovation
  • Management
  • Strategy
  • Technology Strategy
  • Applied Economics

Contact

Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

607.255.7588

aija.leiponen@cornell.edu

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Biography

Professor Aija Leiponen's expertise focuses on organizational strategies in innovation, particularly cooperation between organizations. She has studied the organization of innovation through inter-organizational contracts, organizational structures at the firm level, and inter-organizational networks of repeated collaborative innovation, particularly in digital industries. Her recent work has examined the interaction between conflict and cooperation in wireless telecommunication standard development and the nature and implications of markets for (big) data.

Selected Publications

Recent Courses

  • AEM 4371/AEM 6371 - Case Studies on Innovation
  • AEM 3220 - Digital Business Strategy
  • AEM 9900 - Doctoral-Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 7900 - Graduate-Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 4970 - Individual Study in Applied Economics and Management
  • AEM 7000 - Individual Study in Applied Economics and Management
  • AEM 8900 - Master's Level Thesis Research
  • AEM 6990 - M.P.S. Research
  • AEM 6991 - Research and Methods
  • AEM 4980 - Supervised Teaching Experience
  • AEM 4990 - Undergraduate Research

Academic Degrees

  • PhD Helsinki School of Economics, 2000
  • MS Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration, 1993