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2006

2006-045 Interpersonal Styles and Labor Market Outcomes
Lex Borghans, Bas ter Weel & Bruce A. Weinberg
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2006-044 The Role of Noncognitive Skills in Explaining Cognitive Test Scores
Lex Borghans, Huub Meijers & Bas ter Weel
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2006-043 Employment, Innovation, and Productivity: Evidence from Italian Microdata.
Bronwyn Hall, Francesca Lotti & Jacques Mairesse
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2006-042 Identifying Age, Cohort and Period Effects in Scientific Research Productivity - Discussion and Illustration Using Simulated and Actual Data on French Physicists
Bronwyn Hall, Jacques Mairesse & Laure Turner
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2006-041 Does technology affect network structure? - A quantitative analysis of collaborative research projects in two specific EU programmes
Thomas Roediger-Schluga & Bernhard Dachs
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2006-040 Social Capital, Innovation and Growth: Evidence from Europe
Semih Akçomak & Bas ter Weel
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2006-039 Structural Holes, Innovation and the Distribution of Ideas
Robin Cowan & Nicolas Jonard
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2006-038 Economics and Transitions: Lessons from Economic Sub-disciplines
Jeroen van den Bergh & René Kemp
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2006-037 What drives productivity in Tanzanian manufacturing firms: technology or institutions?
Micheline Goedhuys, Norbert Janz & Pierre Mohnen
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2006-036 The structure of R&D collaboration networks in the European Framework Programmes
Thomas Roediger-Schluga & Michael J. Barber
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2006-035 Irreversible Investment under Uncertainty in Electricity Generation: A Clay-Clay-Vintage Portfolio Approach with an Application to Climate Change Policy in the UK
Adriaan van Zon & Sabine Fuss
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2006-034 A Brief History of Mobile Telecommunication in Europe
Theo Dunnewijk & Staffan Hultén
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2006-033 (S,s) Pricing: Does the Heterogeneity Wipe Out the Asymmetry on Micro Level?
Zakaria Babutsidze
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2006-032 Foreign Ownership, Technological Capabilities and Exports: Evidence from 205 Clothing Firms in Sri Lanka
Ganeshan Wignaraja
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2006-031 Indian Pharma Within Global Reach?
Padmashree Gehl Sampath
Published in Jo Chataway, Dinar Kale and David Wield (editors), ‘The Indian Pharmaceutical Industry before and after TRIPS’. Special Issue of the Journal of Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, September 2007.
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2006-030 Absorptive Capacity and Export Diversification in Sub-Saharan African Countries
Alexis Habiyaremye & Thomas Ziesemer
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2006-029 Information and intellectual property: The global challenges
Rishab Aiyer Ghosh & Luc Soete
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2006-028 Empirical studies of innovation in the knowledge driven economy
Bronwyn Hall & Jacques Mairesse
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2006-027 Innovativity: A comparison across seven European countries
Pierre Mohnen, Jacques Mairesse & M.J. Dagenais
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2006-026 Rough Road to Market: Institutional Barriers to Innovations in Africa
Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka & Padmashree Gehl Sampath
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2006-025 Diffusion paths for Micro Cogeneration Using Hydrogen in the Netherlands
Mattijs Taanman, Arend de Groot, René Kemp & Bart Verspagen
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Published in Journal of Cleaner Production.
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2006-024 How "black" is the black sheep compared to all others? Turkey and the EU
Semih Akçomak & Saeed Parto
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2006-023 Are North-South Technological Spillovers Substantial? A dynamic panel data model estimation
Watu Wamae
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2006-022 A Technology Acquisition Model: the role of learning and innovation
Watu Wamae
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2006-021 Creating the Capacity to Benefit from Technological Change in Developing Countries
Watu Wamae
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2006-020 Worker Remittances and Growth: The Physical and Human Capital Channels
Thomas Ziesemer
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2006-019 India's product patent protection regime: Less or more of "pills for the poor"?
Padmashree Gehl Sampath
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2006-018 Buying and Selling Research and Development Services, 1997 to 2002
Julio Miguel Rosa, A. Rose & Pierre Mohnen
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2006-017 Concepts and guidelines for diagnostic assessments of agricultural innovation capacity
Andy Hall, Lynn K. Mytelka & Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka
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2006-016 Random walks and cointegration relationships in international parity conditions between Germany and USA for the Bretton-Woods period
Franco Bevilacqua
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2006-015 The Determinants of Pharmaceutical R&D Expenditures: Evidence from Japan
Jörg C. Mahlich & Thomas Roediger-Schluga
Published in Review of Industrial Organization, 28, 145-164.
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2006-014 Foreign Direct Investment, Firm-Level Capabilities and Human Capital Development: Evidence from Kenyan Manufacturing Industry
Geoffrey Gachino
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2006-013 On the Persistence of Inequality in the Distribution of Personal Abilities and Income
Adriaan van Zon & H Kiiver
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2006-012 Random walks and cointegration relationships in international parity conditions between Germany and USA for the post Bretton-Woods period
Franco Bevilacqua
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2006-011 Persistence of Innovation in Dutch Manufacturing: Is it Spurious?
Wladimir Raymond, Pierre Mohnen, Franz Palm & Sybrand Schim van der Loeff
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2006-010 Foreign Direct Investment and Technology Spillovers: Evidence from The Indian Manufacturing Sector
Subash Sasidharan
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2006-009 Taxation and Technology Adoption: A Hotelling Approach
Ben Kriechel & Thomas Ziesemer
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2006-008 Breaking the Fence: Patent Rights and Biomedical Innovation in 'Technology Followers'
Padmashree Gehl Sampath
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2006-007 Learning in Local Systems and Global Links: The Otigba Computer Hardware Cluster in Nigeria
Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka
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2006-006 Beyond unobserved heterogeneity in computer wage premiums / Data on computer use in Germany, 1997 – 2001
Joan Muysken, Sybrand Schim van der Loeff & Valeria Cheshko
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2006-005 Small Islands, New Technologies and Globalization: A Case of ICT adoption by SMEs in Mauritius
Kaushalesh Lal & Aveeraj Sharma Peedoly
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2006-004 Technological Capabilities with Different Degree of Coherence: A Comparative Study of Domestic-Oriented vs. Export-Driven Bulgarian Software Companies
Rossitza Rousseva
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2006-003 Capacity development for agricultural biotechnology in developing countries: Concepts, contexts, case studies and operational challenges of a systems perspective.
Andy Hall & Jeroen Dijkman
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2006-002 Public private sector partnerships in an agricultural system of innovation: concepts and challenges
Andy Hall
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2006-001 A Knowledge Economy Paradigm and its Consequences
Luc Soete
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