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International and national R&D outsourcing: Complements or substitutes as determinants of innovation?

García Vega, María and Huergo Orejas, Elena (2010) International and national R&D outsourcing: Complements or substitutes as determinants of innovation? (Unpublished)

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Abstract

We study the impact of international R&D outsourcing on the probability of innovating. We find that this influence is positive, particularly for exporters. We show that
international and national outsourcing are substitutes as determinants of process innovation in low-tech and medium low-tech sectors.

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:JEL classification: L25; O32.
Uncontrolled Keywords:International and national R&D outsourcing, Innovation, Complementarity supermodularity
Subjects:Social sciences > Economics > World economy
ID Code:10170
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