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The formation of R&D cooperation ties: an event history analysis for German laser source manufacturers

Muhamed Kudic, Andreas Pyka and Marco Sunder.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics. 14425 words.

This study sheds light on a phenomenon that has remained widely neglected in the literature on innovation networks so far: the timing of network entries and consecutive research and...

The impact of aging and technological relatedness on agglomeration externalities: a survival analysis

Frank M.H. Neffke, Martin Henning and Ron Boschma.

in Journal of Economic Geography

March 2012; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 13930 words.

We study localization, urbanization and Jacobs’ externality effects on plant survival in Sweden (1970–2004). We focus on two questions: (i) do agglomeration externalities change with the...

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The Impact of Decentralized Data Entry on the Quality of Household Survey Data in Developing Countries: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Vietnam

Paul Glewwe and Hai-Anh Hoang Dang.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Data Collection and Date Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs; Design of Experiments; Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Welfare and Poverty; Economic Development. 8713 words.

Computers were provided to randomly selected districts participating in a household survey in Vietnam to assess the impact on data quality of entering data within a day or two of completing...

Information Transmission in Irrigation Technology Adoption and Diffusion: Social Learning, Extension Services, and Spatial Effects

Margarita Genius, Phoebe Koundouri, Céline Nauges and Vangelis Tzouvelekas.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Renewable Resources and Conservation; Economic Development. 9066 words.

In this article, we investigate the role of information transmission in promoting agricultural technology adoption and diffusion through extension services and social learning. We develop a...

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Innovation and the determinants of company survival

Hielke Buddelmeyer, Paul H. Jensen and Elizabeth Webster.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2010; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 9313 words.

Although many companies compete through the development of new technologies and products, it is well known that innovation is inherently risky and therefore may increase the ex ante likelih...

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Inter-city migration in China: a recurrent-event duration analysis of repeat migration

Ming Tian, Zheng Tian and Brian Cushing.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Analysis; Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Economic Development. 8715 words.

This paper focuses on repeat migration of migrant workers in China. We explore repeat migration from the perspective of the duration of each migration stage in one’s migration history. The...

The patterns of Chinese firm growth: a conditional estimation approach of the asymmetric exponential power density

Matthias Duschl and Shi-Shu Peng.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economywide Country Studies; Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 9128 words.

This article investigates the impact of ownership type on the entire growth rate distributional mass of Chinese firms, using a conditional estimation approach of the asymmetric exponential...

Should We Track Migrant Households When Collecting Household Panel Data? Household Relocation, Economic Mobility, and Attrition Biases in the Rural Philippines

Nobuhiko Fuwa.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Economic Development. 13578 words.

Based on household panel data that tracked migrant households (with an additional survey cost of 17 percent), this article describes behavior of household relocation and quantifies the...

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