Karina T. Liljedal is a researcher at the Center for Consumer Marketing (CCM), and the Center for Retailing (CFR) where is also part of the teaching faculty.
Karina's research to date has predominantly focused on the marketing effects of consumer co-creation. In other words, her research deals with how consumers, employees, and patients respond to brands’ and organisations' co-creation in new product and service development.
Liljedal, K. T. (2016), “Konsumenter i co-creation – om ”giveashitability” i produkt- och tjänsteutveckling”, Management of Innovation and Technology, 4 (December): 10-11.
Essén, A., Värlander, S. W., and Liljedal, K. T. (2016) "Co-production in chronic care: Exploitation and empowerment”, European Journal of Marketing, 50 (5/6).
Liljedal, K. T. (2016), "The Effects of Advertising Consumer Co-Created New Products. A Brand-Alliance Framework Model Can Predict Perceptions About Co-Created Brands and Their Creators", Journal of Advertising Research, 56 (1): 53-63.
Liljedal, K. T. and Dahlén, M. (forthcoming), “Consumer Response to Other Consumers’ Participation in New Product Development”, Journal of Marketing Communications.
- Söderlund, M., Colliander, J., Karsberg, J., Liljedal, L. T., Modig E., Rosengren, S., Sagfossen, S., Szugalski, S., and Åkestam, N. (2016), "The allure of the bottle as a package: An assessment of perceived effort in a packaging context", Journal of Product and Brand Management, 25 (6).
- Söderlund, M., Liljander, V., Gummerus, J., Hellman, P., Lipkin, H., Oikarinen, E-L., Sepp, M. and Liljedal K. T. (2014), “Preferential Treatment in the Service Encounter”, Journal of Service Management, 25 (4): 512-530.
Books and book chapters
- Liljedal, Karina T. (2016), ”Communicated consumer co-creation. Consumer response to consumer co-creation in new product and service development”. Doctoral dissertation, Stockholm School of Economics.
- Töndevold Liljedal, K (2013), ”Företag som samarbetar med konsumenter: Co-creation som tjänsteinnovation. In: Andersson P, Axelsson B & Rosenqvist C (Red.), Det nya tjänstesamhället, SIR:s Årsbok 2013, Studentlitteratur, Lund.
Karina serves as an ad hoc reviewer for Journal of Advertising, Journal of Advertising Research, European Journal of Marketing, and Creativity and Innovation Management.
Teaching and Lecturing
Karina is the course director of Marketing Research Project (B.Sc., fall 2016). She is also a teacher in the Retail Management program where she is the supervisor of the retail club Svensk Handel. Karina is also regularly supervising student theses (B.Sc. and M.Sc.).
Additionally, Karina regularly speaks at industry seminars and helps companies in their business development, especially with planning and implementing consumer co-creation in practice.