Prof. Dr. Hanna Hottenrott

Room: 0505.02.518

Phone: +49 (89) 289 - 28148

E-Mail: hanna.hottenrott@tum.de

Office hours: by appointment


Academic Career

Professor Hottenrott’s areas of interest involve industrial economics and applied micro-econometrics. Her research examines the economics of innovation, science and technological change.

She holds an advanced degree in economics from the University of Heidelberg and obtained a PhD in applied economics from KU Leuven (Belgium) in 2010. At KU Leuven she was affiliated with the Department of Managerial Economics, Strategy and Innovation and worked on topics relating to the financing of research and development (R&D) in the business sector. After graduating she was awarded a fellowship from the Flemish Science Foundation (FWO) and investigated questions in the fields of innovation and science policy. Since 2008 she is affiliated as Research Associate at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) in Mannheim. 

In 2013 she accepted an assistant professorship at the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) of the University of Düsseldorf before joining TUM School of Management in May 2016.


Research areas

  • Economics of innovation
  • Economics of science
  • Industrial economics
  • Technology policy
  • Applied econometrics

PUBLICATIONS IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS

  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Buchwald, Achim: Women on the Board and Executive Tenure. Managerial and Decision Economics, 2019 more…
  • Buchwald, Achim; Baumann, Florian; Friehe, Tim; Hottenrott, Hanna; Mechtel, Mario: The effect of a ban on late-night off-premise alcohol sales on violent crime: Evidence from Germany. International Review of Law and Economics, 2019 more…
  • Fudickar, Roman; Hottenrott, Hanna: Public Research and the Innovation Performance of New Technology Based Firms. The Journal of Technology Transfer, 2018 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Lins, Elmar; Lutz, Eva: Public subsidies and new ventures’ use of bank loans. Economics of Innovation and New Technology 27, 2018, 786-808 more…
  • Fudickar, Roman; Hottenrott, Hanna; Lawson, Cornelia: What’s the price of academic consulting? Effects of public and private sector consulting on academic research. Industrial and Corporate Change 27 (4), 2018, 699–722 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Lawson, Cornelia: A first look at multiple institutional affiliations: a study of authors in Germany, Japan and the UK. Scientometrics 111 (1), 2017, 285–295 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Lawson, Cornelia: Fishing for Complementarities: Research Grants and Research Productivity. International Journal of Industrial Organization 51 (1), 2017, 1-38 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Lopes-Bento, Cindy; Veugelers, Reinhilde: Direct and Cross-Scheme Effects in a Research and Development Subsidy Program. Research Policy 46 (6), 2017, 1118-1132 more…
  • Czarnitzki, Dirk; Hottenrott, Hanna: Inter-Organizational Collaboration and Financing Constraints for R&D. Economics Letters 161, 2017, 15-18 more…
  • Baumann, Florian; Buchwald, Achim; Friehe, Tim; Hottenrott, Hanna; Weche, John: Tax Enforcement and Corporate Profit Shifting. Applied Economics Letters 24 (3), 2017, 902-905 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Lawson, Cornelia: Flying the nest: how the home department shapes researchers’ career paths. Studies in Higher Education 42 (6), 2017, 1091-1109 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Lopes-Bento, Cindy: R&D Partnerships and Innovation Performance: Can There Be too Much of a Good Thing? Journal of Product Innovation Management 33 (6), 2016, 773–794 more…
  • Herr, Annika; Hottenrott, Hanna: Higher prices, higher quality? Evidence from German nursing homes. Health Policy 120 (2), 2016, 179-189 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Rexhäuser, Sascha; Veugelers, Reinhilde: Organisational change and the productivity effects of green technology adoption. Resource and Energy Economics 43, 2016, 172-194 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Hall, Bronwyn H.; Czarnitzki, Dirk: Patents as quality signals? The implications for financing constraints on R&D. Economics of Innovation and New Technology 25 (3), 2016, 183-334 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Rexhäuser, Sascha: Policy-Induced Environmental Technology and Inventive Efforts: Is There a Crowding Out? Industry and Innovation 22 (5), 2015, 375-401 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Lopes-Bento, Cindy: Quantity or quality? Knowledge alliances and their effects on patenting. Industrial and Corporate Change 24 (5), 2015, 981-1011 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Lopes-Bento, Cindy: (International) R&D collaboration and SMEs: The effectiveness of targeted public R&D support schemes. Research Policy 43, 2014, 1055-1066 more…
  • Hottenrott H; Lawson C: Research Grants, Sources of Ideas and the Effects on Academic Research. Economics of Innovation and New Technology 23 (2), 2014, 109-133 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Peters, Bettina: Innovative Capability and Financing Constraints for Innovation: More Money, More Innovation? Review of Economics and Statistics 94, 2012, 1126-1142 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Thorwarth, Susanne: Industry Funding of University Research and Scientific Productivity. Kyklos 64, 2011, 534-555 more…
  • Czarnitzki, Dirk; Hottenrott, Hanna: Financial Constraints: Routine Versus Cutting Edge R&D Investment. Journal of Economics & Management Strategy 20, 2011, 121-157 more…
  • Czarnitzki, Dirk; Hottenrott, Hanna: R&D investment and financing constraints of small and medium-sized firms. Small Business Economics 36, 2011, 65-83 more…
  • Czarnitzki, D.; Hottenrott, H.; Thorwarth, S.: Industrial research versus development investment: the implications of financial constraints. Cambridge Journal of Economics 35, 2011, 527-544 more…
  • Hottenrott, Hanna; Czarnitzki, Dirk: Financing Constraints for Industrial Innovation: What do we know? Review of Business and Economic Literature 55 (3), 2010 more…
  • Czarnitzki, Dirk; Hottenrott, Hanna: Are Local Milieus the Key to Innovation Performance? Journal of Regional Science 49, 2009, 81-112 more…