• 1. Introduction
  • 2. Technology transfer through licensing of academic inventions
  • 3. Hypotheses
  • 3.1 Likelihood of licensing
  • 3.2 Commercialization of licensed technologies
  • 4. Technology transfer at the Max Planck Society
  • 5. Dataset and econometric approach
  • 5.1 Sources
  • 5.2 Variables
  • 5.3 Methods
  • 6. Results
  • 6.1 Likelihood of licensing
  • 6.2 Likelihood of commercialization
  • 7. Discussion
  • References