Professor Paul Robertson

School of Business

Professor Paul Robertson is a Visiting Fellow with the School of Business, UNSW Canberra.

Paul Robertson was a professor of management at the University of Wollongong and Griffith University. Prior to leaving for Wollongong, he was a member of the Department/School of Economics and Management at ADFA for 11 years, half of which he spent as Head. He has co-authored three books and edited or co-edited four others. He has also written more than sixty refereed articles and book chapters on aspects of management and economic history. His major research interest is in the management of innovation, particularly in medium- and low-technology firms.

Book Chapters

Robertson P; Jacobson D, 2013, 'Capabilities for incremental innovation - the adoption of electronic health records', in Abel J; Bender G; Hahn K (ed.), Traditionell Innovativ, Edition Sigma, Berlin, pp. 83 - 99

Robertson PL, 1998, 'Information, similar and complementary assets, and innovation policy', in Economic organization, capabilities and co-ordination, edn. Original, Routledge Press, London UK, pp. 261 - 288

Robertson PL, 1997, 'Inertia and industrial change', in Cities and markets. Studies in the organization of human space, edn. Original, University Press of America, Inc., Maryland, pp. 21 - 47

Journal articles

Robertson PL, 1997, 'The decline of economic complementarity? Australia and Britain 1945-52', Australian Economic History Review, pp. 91 - 117

Keil T; Autio E; Robertson P, 1997, 'Embeddedness, power, control and innovation in the telecommunications sector', Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, vol. 9, pp. 299 - 316, 10.1080/09537329708524286

Singleton J; Robertson PL, 1997, 'Britain, butter, and European integration, 1957-1964', ECONOMIC HISTORY REVIEW, vol. 50, pp. 327 - &, 10.1111/1468-0289.00057

Conference Papers

Savage DA; Robertson PL, 1997, 'When organizations collide: the case of physicians and hospitals in the United States', in Business History Conference, Business History Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, pp. 662 - 675, presented at Business History Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 04 - 06 July 1997

Robertson PL, 1996, 'Australian reactions to the threat of European economic integration, 1945-1963', in Australian and Europe: continuity and change conference, Australian and Europe: continuity and change conference, Canberra, pp. 1 - 20, presented at Australian and Europe: continuity and change conference, Canberra, 01 June 1996