Published on Dec 1, 2011in International Journal of Innovation Management
路 DOI :10.1142/S136391961100374X
Jose Albors-Garrigos15
Estimated H-index: 15
(Polytechnic University of Valencia),
Rosa Rodriguez Barrera1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Polytechnic University of Valencia)
This paper analyses the effect of public subsidies on a firm's innovation performance. The research aims at filling two research gaps. First, it will try to analyse the effect of public source funding directly on a firm's innovation performance analysing not the effects on R&D investment or intensity but on the final results of the innovative effort, its outcome. Secondly, it will examine the mediating effects of various (internal and external to the firm innovative behaviour) factors which influence the whole innovation process and, though have been identified by literature, its effects have not yet been properly quantified.
馃摉 Papers frequently viewed together
#1Giovanni Cerulli (National Research Council)H-Index: 13
This paper reviews the principal econometric models used to measure the effects of public support for firm R&D investment. A taxonomy classifying papers according to the estimation method used (system of equations versus reduced-form), type of data (cross-sectional versus longitudinal), and type of policy variable (binary versus continuous) is provided. Through a historical reconstruction of the literature, the review starts by exploring the main features of early structural models and their rec...
#1C茅dric Schneider (CBS: Copenhagen Business School)H-Index: 11
#2Reinhilde Veugelers (Bruegel)H-Index: 53
Recent policy initiatives in the EU aim at supporting so-called young highly innovative companies (YICs). This article provides empirical evidence from German CIS data on the innovative performances of this specific type of firms, supporting why they matter. We first characterize YICs in the sample of innovation active firms. We show that firms that combine newness, smallness, and high R&D intensity are rare in the sample of innovative firms, but achieve significantly higher innovative sales tha...
#1Llu铆s Santamar铆a (Charles III University of Madrid)H-Index: 10
#2Andr茅s Barge-Gil (Complutense University of Madrid)H-Index: 19
Last. Aurelia Modrego (Charles III University of Madrid)H-Index: 3
view all 3 authors...
In this article we develop an analytical model of the selection process for R&D cooperative projects, to study the factors that motivate public project selection and corresponding funding, using two different financial instruments: subsidies and credits. For this purpose, we propose a three stage empirical strategy to analyse the differential individual effects of several factors on the decisions taken by the public agency. This analysis is based on project level data from cooperative R&D projec...
#1Abraham GarciaH-Index: 2
#2Pierre MohnenH-Index: 46
This paper evaluates whether public support from innovation from the central government or the European Union spurs innovation in Austrian firms. The effect is estimated separately on R&D expenditures and the output side of innovation, measured by the share of total sales due to new or substantially modified products. A distinction is also made between products new to the firm and products new to the market. The analysis is based on the micro data from the third wave of Community Innovation Surv...
#1Andrew F. Hayes (OSU: Ohio State University)H-Index: 54
Understanding communication processes is the goal of most communication researchers. Rarely are we satisfied merely ascertaining whether messages have an effect on some outcome of focus in a specific context. Instead, we seek to understand how such effects come to be. What kinds of causal sequences does exposure to a message initiate? What are the causal pathways through which a message exerts its effect? And what role does communication play in the transmission of the effects of other variables...
En este trabajo se examinan los efectos de la financiacion publica de las actividades de las empresas espanolas en el periodo 1998-2005. A pesar de la creciente literatura en el ambito de la evaluacion de las politicas de innovacion, pocos trabajos distinguen entre las acciones implementadas por las administraciones centrales y regionales. Tras una breve revision de la literatura, se analizan las variables determinantes del proceso de concesion de fondos publicos centrales y regionales y el impa...
#1Guntram B. Wolff (University of Bonn)H-Index: 29
#2Volker Reinthaler (UPF: Pompeu Fabra University)H-Index: 3
The present paper investigates the effectiveness of public subsidies to business enterprise research in a panel of OECD countries. We contribute to the literature by explicitly distinguishing between effects of a subsidy on R&D employment and expenditure, thereby accounting for a potential increase in scientists鈥 wages. The results indicate that subsidies are effective in generating additional research. We find that an increase in the direct subsidy rate of one percentage point leads to at least...
This paper analyzes the effect of public R&D subsidies on firms' private R&D investment per employee and new product sales in German manufacturing. Parametric and semiparametric two-step selection models are applied to this evaluation problem. The results show that the average treatment effect on the treated firms' R&D intensity is positive. The estimated effects are robust with respect to the different selection models. Further results show that publicly induced R&D spending is as productive as...
#1Jose-Luis Hervas-Oliver (Polytechnic University of Valencia)H-Index: 23
#2Jose Albors-Garrigos (Polytechnic University of Valencia)H-Index: 15
Recent studies about clusters claim that firm-specific characteristics should be considered as central to the explanation of innovation This article contributes to this literature and explores the role of combinations of internal and relational resources to the explanation of innovation in clusters The results from 48 small and medium size enterprises (SMEs) located in one of the leading European ceramic tile clusters stress that a firm's strategy鈥攗nderstood as a combination of both internal and...
#1Kristopher J. Preacher (KU: University of Kansas)H-Index: 63
#2Andrew F. Hayes (OSU: Ohio State University)H-Index: 54
Hypotheses involving mediation are common in the behavioral sciences. Mediation exists when a predictor affects a dependent variable indirectly through at least one intervening variable, or mediator. Methods to assess mediation involving multiple simultaneous mediators have received little attention in the methodological literature despite a clear need. We provide an overview of simple and multiple mediation and explore three approaches that can be used to investigate indirect processes, as well...
Cited By28
#2Sang Ok Choi (KU: Korea University)H-Index: 12
Last. Sooyeon Lee (Yuhan College)
view all 3 authors...
Although prior studies explored the effectiveness of innovation policy in terms of firm鈥檚 collaboration and innovation output, few studies examined a nature of these effects. This paper addresses this gap by investigating policy effects on firm鈥檚 collaboration regarding a type of partnerships and innovation output in terms of a novelty. The empirical analyses from logistic regression and propensity score matching with the data from Korea Innovation Survey 2014 of manufacturing industries reveal ...
#1Peter Pis谩r (Matej Bel University)H-Index: 5
#2Ina 膸ur膷ekov谩 (Matej Bel University)H-Index: 1
Last. Milan K艡谩pekH-Index: 4
view all 3 authors...
Abstract The aim of this paper is to assess technological innovation (i.e., technological, product and process innovation) in publishing activities, information service activities, advertising and market research companies in the European Union context. The study analyzes whether internal conditions, such as human capital and conditions external to companies, such as cooperation and public funding, are necessary and/or sufficient conditions for technological innovation to occur. To test the prop...
The aim of this paper is to better understand whether cooperation, absorptive capacity and public financial support for innovation activities, how they influence the innovative performance of Portu...
#1Reelika AlunurmH-Index: 2
#2K盲rt R玫igasH-Index: 6
Last. Urmas Varblane (UT: University of Tartu)H-Index: 16
view all 3 authors...
The barriers to higher education鈥搃ndustry cooperation (HIC) have been studied extensively. However, it is not yet clear which barriers affect which partner firms, which barriers may prevent coopera...
#1Shan Liu (Xi'an Jiaotong University)H-Index: 27
#2Muyu Zhang (Xi'an Jiaotong University)H-Index: 1
Last. Baojun Gao (WHU: Wuhan University)H-Index: 10
view all 3 authors...
#1Anna Adamik (TUL: Lodz University of Technology)H-Index: 6
Globalization, technological, social, and cultural progress as well as their consequent Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR4.0) shapes a specific environment for modern enterprises. IR4.0 imposes specific challenges and priorities on their behavior, because it creates the so-called SMART WORLD. This observation has raised the following question: How ready are SMEs to be SMART? The main purpose of this chapter is to identify at which stage of preparation for the SMART World are SMEs. The second purp...
#1Neboj拧a Stoj膷i膰 (University of Dubrovnik)H-Index: 10
#2Stjepan Srhoj (University of Dubrovnik)H-Index: 6
Last. Alex Coad (PUCP: Pontifical Catholic University of Peru)H-Index: 44
view all 3 authors...
Abstract After decades of impressive growth, the new member states of the European Union are once again in transition, but this time from imitation to innovation-driven competitiveness. This paper evaluates the relationship between both public funding and public procurement for innovation (PPI) and firm-level innovation output and outcome additionality, in eight Central and Eastern European countries. Matching estimates on a sample of 41,623 firms suggest that PPI has a large effect on innovatio...
#1Mark Freel (Lancaster University)H-Index: 27
#2Rebecca Ru-Yuh Liu (Lancaster University)H-Index: 4
Last. Christian RammerH-Index: 28
view all 3 authors...
The empirical evidence that innovation policies often lead to innovation additionality is long-standing. However, innovation is an intermediate outcome. Innovations are important to the extent that they contribute to some broader goal, such as the competitiveness of firms and economies. To this end, we take exporting as an important indicator of competitiveness and investigate whether innovation interventions lead to exporting outcomes. Using the Mannheim Innovation Panel, the current study expl...
#1Giuseppina TestaH-Index: 2
#2Katarzyna SzkutaH-Index: 4
Last. Paul Cunningham (Manchester Institute of Innovation Research)H-Index: 14
view all 3 authors...
This website uses cookies.
We use cookies to improve your online experience. By continuing to use our website we assume you agree to the placement of these cookies.
To learn more, you can find in our Privacy Policy.