Dilan Aksoy Yurdagul

Visiting Professor
Technology Management and Innovation, Strategy and Organization
+34 91 624 5723 Office: 15.2.24
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Dilan Aksoy Yurdagul obtained her doctoral degree from University of Carlos III Madrid. She had visiting periods at University of Washington in Seattle and LUISS Guido Carli in Rome during her doctoral studies. Upon completing her PhD, she worked as Assistant Professor at Rennes School of Business in France. She is currently a visiting professor at University of Carlos III Madrid. Her research focuses on topics related to Technology Management and Innovation, Strategy and Organisational Design.

Main Publications

Aksoy-Yurdagul, D. "The Impact of Open Source Software Commercialization on Firm Value", Industry and Innovation, 2015, 22(1), pp.1-17.

Aksoy-Yurdagul, D., Rullani, F., and Rossi-Lamastra, C., "Designing Shared Spaces for Firm- Community Collaborations for Innovation: Formal Policies and Coordination in Open Source Projects", Creativity and Innovation Management, 2021, pp.1-18.

Recent Research

Aksoy-Yurdagul, D., Shah, S., "Does It Pay to be Open? Stock Market Responses to Contributions to the Commons" Submitted.

Mazloomi, H., Xu, X., Alexy, O. and Aksoy-Yurdagul, D., "I want to Break Free: Using Masked Defection to Escape Typecasts in the Movie Industry"

Aksoy-Yurdagul, D., and Avgoustaki, A., "HR Practices and Innovation in US Start-up Firms"


Econometrics (undergraduate second year course)

Industrial Organization (undergraduate second year course)