Patricia Kotnik, PhD

Associate Professor 

  • Academic Unit for Entrepreneurship (Department Chair)
  • Academic Unit for Economics (Associate Member)
  • Office Hours
  • Wednesday at 15:00 in P307*
Curriculum Vitae
Patricia Kotnik is an Associate Professor at the SEB LU. She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the FELU. Research: Her main research interest lies in entrepreneurship, more specifically in determinants of SMEs growth and growth of young firms, such as acquisitions, public procurement and ICT use. In the field of public policy analysis, her interests include industrial policy, specifically innovation and entrepreneurship policy. She is a member of a research program group, financed by the Slovenian Research Agency, focusing on competitiveness, innovativeness, efficiency and sustainable development of Slovenian economy. Funded projects: she has participated in two EU-funded international research projects: a Horizon 2020 project “ISIGrowth” (Innovation-fuelled, Sustainable, Inclusive Growth); and the ESSLait project (ESSnet on linking of micro-data to Analyze ICT Impact, assessing economic impact of ICT). Teaching: Patricia teaches entrepreneurship courses.
Selected Research and Consulting Activities
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