Location of Repository

Knowledge Production in European Union: Evidence from a National Level Panel Data

By Hugo Pinto

Abstract

The knowledge production function framework is used to understand how territories transform specific inputs into knowledge outputs. This article focuses knowledge production function estimation at European Union with twenty five member-states using a data panel analysis between 1999 and 2003. The importance of different variables in knowledge production is tested. The econometric results give relevant insights for EU decision-makers and the creation of a more integrated European Research Area and innovation cooperation within Europe.

Topics: C3 - Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables, O3 - Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights
Year: 2010
OAI identifier: oai:mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de:27283

Suggested articles

Preview


To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.