Embodied Technological Change and Patterns of Investment in Austrian Manufacturing

Sandra Leitner, UNU-MERIT

About the speaker
The thesis elaborates on the role of embodied technological change for business cycles and identifies patterns and determinants of investments as carriers of embodied technology and as key transition mechanism from technological change to productivity and output growth. Throughout, the small and open economy of Austria is used as an empirical platform.

Venue: Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht, the Netherlands

Date: 12 March 2009

Time: 14:00 - 15:30  CET