Department of Management, Society and Communication

  • Centre for Business and Development Studies (CBDS)
Taudal Poulsen
Associate professor

Room: DH.Ø.2.12
E-mail: rtp.msc@cbs.dk
Primary research areas
  • Maritime innovation
  • Maritime economics
  • Maritime business history
  • Energy economics
Curriculum Vitae
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  • MSc Developments in International Shipping
  • MSc Maritime Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • BSc Introduction to Maritime Economics



I supervise on topics within the field of maritime economics.

Selected publications
  • René Taudal Poulsen and Hannes Johnson, 2015. ‘The logic of business vs. the logic of energy management practice: understanding the choices and effects of energy consumption monitoring systems in shipping companies’, Journal of Cleaner Production, doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.08.032
  • Jane Lister, René Taudal Poulsen and Stefano Ponte, 2015. ‘Orchestrating Environmental Governance in Maritime Shipping’, Global Environmental Change, 34 (September), 185-195, doi: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2015.06.011
  • Massimiliano Cardinale, Henrik Svedäng, Valerio Bartolino, Andreas  Sundelöf, René Taudal Poulsen and Michele Casini, 2015. ‘A centurial development of the North Sea fish megafauna as reflected by the historical Swedish longlining fisheries’, Fish and Fisheries, 16 (3), 522-33, doi: 10.1111/faf.12074
  • René Taudal Poulsen and Henrik Sornn-Friese, 2011. “Downfall delayed – Danish Shipbuilding and Industrial Dislocation, 1975-2009’, Business History, 53 (4), 557-582. doi: 10.1080/00076791.2011.574692
  • René Taudal Poulsen, 2007. ‘Liner shipping and technological innovation: Ostasiat and the container revolution, 1963-75’, Scandinavian Economic History Review, 55 (2), 83-100. doi: 10.1080/03585520701435962
Publications sorted by:
René Taudal Poulsen / A History of Cold War Industrialisation: Finnish Shipbuilding between East and West by Saara Matala (review)
In: Technology and Culture, Vol. 64, No. 1, 2023, p. 280-281
Book review
René Taudal Poulsen / Navigating Maritime History : Weilbach and the Maritime World.
2.ed. : Iver C. Weilbach 2023, 172 p.
Book > peer review
Susana Borrás; Stine Haakonsson; René Taudal Poulsen; Trine Pallesen; Christian Hendriksen; Lucas Somavilla; Susanna Kugelberg; Henrik Larsen; Francesco Gerli / The Transformative Capacity of Public Sector Organizations in Sustainability Transitions : A Conceptualization.
Lund : Lund University 2023, 47 p. (Papers in Innovation Studies, No. 2023/02)
Working paper
René Taudal Poulsen; Martin Viktorelius; Hanna Varvne; Hanna Barbara Rasmussen; Hannes von Knorring / Energy Efficiency in Ship Operations : Exploring Voyage Decisions and Decision-makers.
In: Transportation Research. Part D: Transport & Environment, Vol. 102, 1.2022
Journal article > peer review
Tuukka Mäkitie; Markus Steen; Erik Andreas Saether; Øyvind Bjørgum; René Taudal Poulsen / Norwegian Ship-owners' Adoption of Alternative Fuels
In: Energy Policy, Vol. 163, 4.2022
Journal article > peer review
René Taudal Poulsen (Performer) / How to Optimize Port Calls
København : Maritime & Logistics Innovation Denmark 2021
Sound/Visual production (digital)
René Taudal Poulsen; Stefano Ponte; Judith van Leeuwen; Nishatabbas Rehmatulla / The Potential and Limits of Environmental Disclosure Regulation : A Global Value Chain Perspective Applied to Tanker Shipping.
In: Global Environmental Politics, Vol. 21, No. 2, 5.2021, p. 99–120
Journal article > peer review
Henrik Sornn-Friese; René Taudal Poulsen; Agnieszka Urszula Nowinska; Peter de Langen / What Drives Ports Around the World to Adopt Air Emissions Abatement Measures?
In: Transportation Research. Part D: Transport & Environment, Vol. 90, 1.2021
Journal article > peer review
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Research Projects
Outside activities
Year Contractual partner Type of activity
2022 Task Force Scandinavian Star Consultor
2022 Weilbach Author
2023 Danish Shipping Academy Second examiner