What drives trade-related R&D spillovers?
Bitzer, Jürgen ;  Geishecker, Ingo ;  Universität <Berlin, Freie Universität> / Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft

Main titleWhat drives trade-related R&D spillovers?
SubtitleDecomposing knowledge-diffusing trade flows
AuthorBitzer, Jürgen
AuthorGeishecker, Ingo
InstitutionUniversität <Berlin, Freie Universität> / Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaft
No. of Pages[20] S.
Series Diskussionsbeiträge des Fachbereichs Wirtschaftswissenschaft ; 2005/26 : Volkswirtschaftliche Reihe
KeywordsR&D, trade, productivity, spillovers, competition
Classification (DDC)330 Economics
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AbstractOur paper decomposes knowledge-diĀ®using trade flows and estimates their
impacts separately. Overall, trade generates positive knowledge spillovers, but
the effects of intra-industry trade are ambiguous. With regard to sectoral im-
port penetration, we find that potential positive spillovers are dominated by
negative competition effects. This, however, masks the signifficant positive
spillover effects of intra-industry trade that corresponds to international out-
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FU DepartmentDepartment Business and Economics
Year of publication2005
Type of documentBook
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