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Triple Helix

A Journal of University-Industry-Government Innovation and Entrepreneurship

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Important notice

Triple Helix will cease to be published by SpringerOpen as of the end of 2018. The journal will be published by Brill Publishers starting in January 2019.

The SpringerOpen submission system has ceased receiving further submissions, as of 8th October. Information about how to submit to the new publisher's submission system will be provided here as soon as it becomes available. Until this time, authors wishing to submit to Triple Helix are advised to contact Managing Editor Anne Rocha Perazzo.

An archive of all articles previously published in the journal will continue to be hosted on SpringerOpen, and all articles published in Triple Helix during its time with SpringerOpen will remain fully searchable via the SpringerOpen website and SpringerLink.


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Post-Soviet innovation
Edited by: Irina Dezhina, Henry Etzkowitz
Collection first published: 06 May 2015

The spatial dimension of innovation: Triple Helix and the city
Edited by: Christiane Gebhardt
Collection first published: 27 February 2015

Innovation's future
Edited by: Henry Etzkowitz
Collection first published: 20 February 2015

Aims and scope

The Triple Helix of university-industry-government relations is an internationally recognized model for understanding entrepreneurship, the changing dynamics of universities, innovation and socio-economic development. 
The aim of the journal is to publish research for an international audience covering analysis, theory, measurements and empirical enquiry in all aspects of university-industry-government interactions. The objective is to unite key research on the transformations of universities, capitalization of knowledge, translational research, spin-off activities, intellectual property, knowledge and technology transfer, as well as the international bases and dimensions of Triple Helix relations, their impacts, social, economic, political, cultural, health and environmental implications as they arise from and shape Triple Helix interactions. 
Open to all innovation authors, the special mission of the journal is to be an international outlet also for innovation scholars from developing countries. 

Copyright cover figure: © FLC/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn, Germany 2013 


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