IESE Business School
University of NavarraWebsite
Professor Cassiman’s research interests have centered on the economics of strategy and innovation with a particular focus on the connections between science and industry in the innovation process. He is former department editor of the Business Strategy department at Management Science.
|In the absence of a carbon tax, industry self-regulation can help mitigate the worst fallout from climate change.||Disagree||9||“How many examples of optimal self-regulation of an externality do we know?”|
|Restrictions on skilled immigration will cause US firms to to shift more operations overseas.||Agree||8||“The measure would reinforce the trend of increasing R&D investments outside the U.S. and Europe by companies headquartered in these regions.”|
|Uber has to develop self-driving cars in the next 10 years in order to remain viable.||Disagree||9||“Uber is experimenting to figure out the path toward staying relevant. Getting into the development of self-driving cars is one possible path they are exploring.”|
|A trade war will be more disruptive to business than to consumers.||Did Not Answer|
|Concern over consumer privacy will fundamentally limit businesses’ ability to use big data.||Agree||7||“It will depend on how this gets legally implemented as it creates some transaction costs which might affect large versus small players differently.”|