Dr Akriti Jain
Centre for Society and Policy, IISc
Dr Akriti Jain joined the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) – Bangalore in July 2019 as a Post-Doctoral Fellow to work with Professor Anjula Gurtoo on the project titled, “Intellectual Property Models to Accelerate Sustainability Transitions (IPACST). Before joining IISc, she worked as a Fellow and Consultant at the CUTS Institute for Regulation and Competition (CIRC), New Delhi, to research promoting Innovation and competition for efficient use of Intellectual Property (IP) in India. Dr Jain holds a doctorate in Economics of Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) – New Delhi, India. Previously, she held several teaching and corporate communication positions in India’s Science and Technology institutes and taught graduate and master-level courses (subjects) like Managerial Economics, Industrial Engineering, International Management, and Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (STIP). She holds a Master’s and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from India.
Jain, A., Sharma, R., & Ilavarasan, P. V. (forthcoming). To patent or not? Factors and motivation affecting Indian academic patenting, Economics and Political Weekly.
Jain, A., & Gurtoo, A. 2021. Can the restrictive boundaries of intellectual property create a larger social impact? Current Science, 120(11), 1667 – 1669.
Eppinger, E., Jain, A., Vimalnath, P., Gurtoo, A., Tietze, F., & Hernández-Chea, R. 2021. Sustainability Transitions in Manufacturing – The Role of Intellectual Property. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 49, 118-126
Hernández-Chea, R., Jain, A., Bocken, N., Gurtoo, A. 2021. The Business Model in Sustainability Transitions: A Conceptualization. Sustainability, 13(11), 5763.
Jain, A., Sharma, R., & Ilavarasan, P. V. (2020). Public funds and outputs in higher academic technical institutions: Insights from India, Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 32(9), 1-13
Jain, A., Sharma, R., & Ilavarasan, P. V. (2020). Measuring Research Efficiency of Higher Academic Technical Institutions of India: A Malmquist Productivity Index Approach, International Journal of Intellectual Property Management, 10(1), 52-79.
Jain, A., Gera, N., & Ilavarasan, P. V. (2016). Whether social media use differs across different personality types? Insights for managing human resources, International Journal of Work Organisation and Emotion, 7(3), 241-256.
Sharma, R., & Jain, A. (2014). Research and patenting in Indian universities and technical institutes: An exploratory study, World Patent Information, 38, 62-66.