Faculty Directory
HUANG Can
  • Professor
  • Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategy, School of Management, Zhejiang University
  • Office Room:1310-01
  • Office Phone:88208501
  • E-mail address:canhuang@zju.edu.cn

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Innovation, Intellectual Property Right, Science and Technology Policy

SHORT BIO

Dr. Can Huang is Professor, Head of Department of Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Strategy, and Co-Director of Institute for Intellectual Property Management at School of Management, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China. He is a member of the Chinese expert group of the U.S.-China Innovation Dialogue under the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue, a member of advisory board of Research Center for Technological Innovation, Tsinghua University, CIPRUN Intellectual Property Management Research Center, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, and the Asia Pacific Innovation Conference. He is also a Senior Editor of Management and Organization Review and a member of the editorial boards of Journal of International Business Policy, Science and Public Policy, NTUT Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Management, African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development, International Journal of Innovation Studies, Science and Management (Ke Xue Yu Guan Li) and UNESCO Science Report (2015 Edition). Earlier from 2007 to 2013 he was a Research Fellow and subsequently a Senior Research Fellow at United Nations University-MERIT, Maastricht, The Netherlands. He holds a Ph.D. in Industrial Management from the University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal, an M.S. in Engineering and a B.A. in Economics from Renmin University of China, Beijing, China. He was a visiting research fellow at the Technology Policy and Assessment Center, School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, the United States in 2006. After studying and working in Europe and the United States for 11 years, he returned to China to join Zhejiang University in September 2013.

EDUCATION EXPERIENCES

Time Degree Major University
2006 - 2006 Visiting research Technology Policy and Assessment School of Public Policy, Georgia Institute of Technology, The United States
2002 - 2007 PhD Industrial Management University of Aveiro, Portugal
2000 - 2003 Master Engineering Renmin University of China
1996 - 2000 Bachelor Economics Renmin University of China

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Time Title Organization
2013 - Professor School of Management, Zhejiang University
2011 - 2013 Senior Research Fellow United Nations University-MERIT and Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
2007 - 2011 Research Fellow United Nations University-MERIT and Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands

SECONDARY ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

Time Title Organization

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Course University
Econometrics
Innovation Management Research
Advanced Econometrics Zhejiang University
Technological Leadership and Intellectual Property

RESEARCH GRANTS

Date Project Source
2015 - 2017 Estimate the value of patents of the Chinese enterprises based on patent renewal information and patent premium NSFC

PUBLICATIONS

JOURNAL PAPERS IN ENGLISH

  1. Hou Jun, HUANG Can, Licht Georg, Mairesse Jacques, Mohnen Pierre, Mulkay Benoit, Peters Bettina, Wu Yilin, Zhao Yanyun, Zhen Feng, Does innovation stimulate employment? Evidence from China, France, Germany, and The Netherlands, Industrial and Corporate Change, 2019, 28(1), 109-121.
  2. HOU Jun,HUANG Can,Licht Georg,Mairesse Jacques,Mohnen Pierre,Mulkay Benoit,Peters Bettina,Wu Yilin,ZhaoYanyun,Zhen Feng, Doesinnovationstimulateemployment?EvidencefromChina,France,Germany,andTheNetherlands, INDUSTRIAL AND CORPORATE CHANGE, 2019, 28(1), 109-121.
  3. HUANG Can, Recent development of the intellectual property rights system in china and challenges ahead, Management and Organization Review, 2017, 13(1), 39-48.
  4. Arora Ashish , Athreye Suma, HUANG Can, The paradox of openness revisited: Collaborative innovation and patenting by UK innovators, Research Policy, 2016, 45(7), 1352-1361.
  5. HUANG Can, Sharif Naubahar, Global technology leadership: The case of China, Science and Public Policy, 2016, 43(1), 62-73.
  6. HUANG Can, Jojo Jacob , Determinants of quadic patenting: market access, imitative threat, competition and strength of intellectual property rights, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 2014, 85(), 4-16.
  7. QU Zhe , HUANG Can, ZHANG Mingqian , ZHAO Yanyun , R&D offshoring, technology learning and R&D effort of host country firms in emerging economies, Research Policy, 2013, 42(2), 502-516.
  8. HUANG Can, WU Yilin , State-led technological development: A case of China's nanotechnology development, World Development, 2012, 40(5), 970-982.
  9. Sharif Naubahar , HUANG Can, Innovation strategy, firm survival and relocation: The case of Hong Kong-owned manufacturing in Guangdong Province, China, Research Policy, 2012, 41(1), 69-78.
  10. HUANG Can, Notten, Ad, Rasters, Nico, Nanotechnology Publications and Patents: A Review of Social Science Studies and Search Strategies, The Journal of Technology Transfer, 2011, 36(2), 145-172.
  11. HUANG Can, Naubahar Sharif, Manufacturing Dynamics and Spillovers: The Case of Guangdong Province and Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan (HKMT), Research Policy, 2009, 38(5), 813-828.
  12. HUANG Can, SOETE Luc, The Global Challenges of the Knowledge Economy: China and the EU, Science and Public Policy, 2008, 35(10), 771-781.
  13. HUANG Can, ZHANG Mingqian, ZHAO Yanyun, VARUM Amorim, Determinants of Exports in China: A Microeconometric Analysis, European Journal of Development Research, 2008, 20(2), 229-317.
  14. HUANG Can, VARUM Amorim, GOUVEIA Borges, Scientific Productivity Paradox: the Case of China's S&T system, Scientometrics, 2006, 69(2), 449-473.
  15. HUANG Can, VARUM Amorim, SPINOGLIO Mark, GOUVEIA Borges, MEDINA Augusto, Organization, Programme, Structure: An Analysis of Chinese Innovation Policy Framework, R&D Management, 2004, 34(4), 367-387.

JOURNAL PAPERS IN CHINESE

  1. 刘夏,黄灿,余骁锋, 基于机器学习模型的专利质量预测初探, 情报学报, 2019, 38(04), 402-410.
  2. 沈慧君,徐戈,黄灿, 高校技术排他性许可影响因素的实证研究, 科学学研究, 2019, (06), 0-0.
  3. 范轶琳, 黄灿, 张紫涵, BOP电商包容性创新案例研究——社会中介视角, 科学学研究, 2015, 33(11), 1740-1748.

CONFERENCE PAPERS

  1. SHEN Hui-jun, HUANG Can, MAO Hao, To license or sell: A study on the patent transaction modes in China, Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Symposium on Global Manufacturing and China, 2017
  2. HUANG Can, LI Lanhua, QU Zhe, Patent premium, corporate ownership and the intensity of market competition: Evidence from Chinese high-tech industries, Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Symposium on Global Manufacturing and China, 2017
  3. HUANG Can, XU Ge , LI Lan-hua, Determinants of international patent strategy: Evidence from multinational automotive corporations, Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Symposium on Global Manufacturing and China, 2017

BOOKS

CHAPTERS

  1. HUANG Can, "Estimates of the Value of Patent Rights in China", Innovation and IPRs in China and India: Myths, Realities and Opportunities, 2016-06
  2. Liu Cheng Menita, HUANG Can, "Transforming China’s IP System to Stimulate Innovation", China’s Innovation Challenge: Overcoming the Middle-income Trap, 2016-05
  3. HUANG Can, WU Yilin, "Sure Bet or Mirage? On the Chinese Trajectory in Nanotechnology", Nanotechnology and Development: What's in it for Emerging Countries?, 2014-01
  4. WANG Chen, HUANG Can, "The Progress of Nanotechnology in China", Can Emerging Technologies Make a Difference in Development?, 2012-01
  5. ATHREYE Suma, HUANG Can, SOETE Luc, "An “Outward-looking” Lisbon Strategy: A Solution for Challenges of the Knowledge Economy in the EU, China and India", International Science and Technology Cooperation in a Globalized World: The External Dimension of the European Research Area, 2010-01
  6. SHARIF Naubahar, HUANG Can, "Cross-border Investment and Economic Integration: The Case of Guangdong Province and Hong Kong SAR", Multinationals and Emerging Economies: The Quest for Innovation and Sustainability, 2009-01
  7. HUANG Can, ZHANG Mingqian, ZHAO Yanyun, VARUM Celeste, "Exploring Source of Chinese Competitiveness in Manufacturing", Competitiveness Factors: A Portuguese Perspective, 2007-01

RESEARCH MONOGRAPHS

  1. 吴晓波, Johann Peter Murmann , 黄灿, 郭斌, 华为管理变革 The Management Transformation of HUAWEI , 中信出版社 , 2017-10, 北京
  2. VARUM Celeste, HUANG Can, GOUVEIA Borges, China: Building an Innovative Economy, Chandos Publishing, 2007-01, The United Kingdom

CONSULTING AND RESEARCH REPORTS

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

EDITORIAL AND REVIEW RESPONSIBILITY

Time Title Journal
2018-01 Editorial Board Member Journal of International Business Policy
2017-08 Senior Editor Management and Organization Review
2016-09 Editorial Board Member International Journal of Innovation Studies
2016-01 Member of Expert Committee The U.S.-China Innovation Dialogue under the U.S.-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue
2016-01 Advisory Board Member Asia Pacific Innovation Conference
2015-11 Editorial Board Member UNESCO Science Report 2015 Edition
2015-01 Advisory Board Member Research Center for Technological Innovation, Tsinghua University
2015-01 Advisory Board Member CIPRUN Intellectual Property Management Research Center, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
2015-01 Editorial Board Member NTUT Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Management
2014-09 Editorial Board Member African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development
2014-01 Editorial Board Member Science and Management
2014-01 Editorial Board Member Science and Public Policy

SPEECHES AND INVITED SEMINARS

Time Subject Conference

HONORS

Time Honor or reward Object rewarded Granted by
2017 The Thirteenth International Symposium on Global Manufacturing and China (GMC 2017) Best Paper Nomination Determinants of International Patent Strategy: Evidence from Multinational Automotive Corporations The Thirteenth International Symposium on Global Manufacturing and China (GMC 2017)
2016 Uddevalla Symposium 2016 Best Paper Award The paradox of openness revisited: Collaborative innovation and patenting by UK innovators Uddevalla Symposium
2015 Alibaba Research Institute 2014 Excellent Researcher Alibaba Research Institute 2014 Excellent Researcher Alibaba Research Institute
2013 Best Paper Award, The 8th (2013) Chinese Academy of Management Annual Conference Determinants of quadic patenting: Market access, imitative threat, competition and strength of intellectual property rights Chinese Research Council of Modern Management