Research interests: Innovation, Entrepreneurship, R&D Policy, Causal Inference
 Hünermund, P., and Czarnitzki, D. (2019). Estimating the Causal Effect of R&D Subsidies in a Pan-European Program. Research Policy, 48(1), 115-124.
 Hünermund P. “Do Most Companies Even Try to Innovate Anymore?”. Harvard Business Review, April 2017.
Current Research Projects:
“Nonfinancial and Temporal Preferences: How Family Owners’ Transgenerational Intentions Shape Innovation Spending” (with Yannick Bammens and Petra Andries, submitted for publication)
“Public Procurement of Innovation: Evidence from a German Legislative Reform” (with Dirk Czarnitzki and Nima Moshgbar, Revise & Resubmit at International Journal of Industrial Organization)
“Owners and Ecological Corporate Entrepreneurship: The Effect of Family Ownership on Eco-Innovation” (with Yannick Bammens, submitted for publication)
Paper won FFI Best Quantitative Paper Award at European Academy of Management (EURAM) 2018 Conference in Reykjavik, Iceland
“Staged investments in innovation: A behavioral perspective on real options” (with Petra Andries, Revise & Resubmit at Research Policy)
Media coverage: Lindau Blog
“Entry and Shakeout in Dynamic Oligopoly” (with Philipp Schmidt-Dengler and Yuya Takahashi)
“Causal Inference and Data-Fusion in Econometrics” (with Elias Bareinboim)
“The impact of internationally co-funded public technology transfer programs on academic productivity, collaboration, and commercialization” (with Cindy Lopes-Bento and Maikel Pellens)
Hünermund P, Rammer C. “Konzentration der Innovationstätigkeit in Deutschland nimmt zu”. Oekonomenstimme.org. 21 February 2017.