#BusinessEconomics – Working papers (#RePEc, 13/05/2014)

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Sélection de working papers dans le domaine des affaires économiques:

How do Multiproduct Exporters React to a Change in Trade Costs
Antoine Berthou and Lionel Fontagné 
HAL
Keywords: International trade, firm heterogeneity, multi-product exporters
Created/Revised: 2013-04-10Downloads

Trust-Based Work-Time and Product Improvements: Evidence from Firm Level Data
Olivier Godart, Holger Görg and Aoife Hanley 
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Keywords: trust based work time, innovation, firm performance
JEL-code: M54 M12
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

Competitiveness in the Latin American manufacturing sector. Trends and determinants
Alicia Garcia-Herrero, Enestor Dos Santos, Pablo Urbiola, Marcos Dal Bianco, Fernando Soto, Mauricio Hernandez, Rodríguez, Arnulfo and Rosario Sanchez 
BBVA Bank, Economic Research Department
Keywords: competitiveness, Latin America, manufacturing, exports
JEL-code: F10 L60 O14 O54
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Gender Pay Gaps among Highly Educated Professionals: Compensation Components Do Matter
Christian Grund 
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Keywords: bonus payments, fixed salaries, gender wage gap, management compensation
JEL-code: M52 J31 J33
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

Why liquidity matters to the export decision of the firm
Rosanna Chan 
The World Bank
Keywords: Economic Theory&Research,Banks&Banking Reform,Access to Finance,Debt Markets,Labor Policies
Created/Revised: 2014-04-01Downloads

#BusinessEconomics – Working papers (#RePEc, 21/04/2014)

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Talent Management in a Collectivistic and Egalitarian Context – The Swedish Case
Pernilla Bolander, Kajsa Asplund and Andreas Werr 
Stockholm School of Economics
Keywords: Talent Management; HR strategy; Culture
Created/Revised: 2014-03-20Downloads

Is Export Diversification good for Profitability? First Evidence for Manufacturing Enterprises in Germany
Joachim Wagner 
Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS – Centre of E…
Keywords: Exports; diversification; profitability; Germany
JEL-code: F14
Created/Revised: 2014-03-25Downloads

A Simple Model of Offshore Outsourcing, Technology Upgrading and Welfare
Jaewon Jung and Jean Mercenier 
HAL
Keywords: Offshore outsourcing ; Globalization ; Skill upgrading, Technology upgrading ; Firm heterogeneity
Created/Revised: 2014-03-28Downloads

EFFECTS OF HUMAN CAPITAL ON THE GROWTH AND SURVIVAL OF SWEDISH BUSINESSES
Mikaela Backman, Todd Gabe and Charlotta Mellander 
Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS – Centre of E…
Keywords: Firm growth; firm survival; human capital; education; skills
JEL-code: J21 J24 L25
Created/Revised: 2014-03-25Downloads

The Margins of Global Sourcing: Theory and Evidence from U.S. Firms
Pol Antrà s, Teresa C. Fort and Felix Tintelnot 
Harvard University OpenScholar
Created/Revised: 2014-01Downloads

Regulatory environment and firm performance in EU telecommunications services
Daniel Montolio, Francesc Trillas and Elisa Trujillo-Baute 
Institut d’Economia de Barcelona (IEB)
Keywords: Regulation, firm performance, telecommunications, multinational firms
JEL-code: L51 L25 L96 F23
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

Innovation, Firm Risk and Industry Productivity
Mika Maliranta and Niku Määttänen 
The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
Keywords: productivity, R&D, innovation, corporate taxation
JEL-code: E23 L16 O47
Created/Revised: 2014-04-01Downloads

Transaction-Specific Investments and Organizational Choice: A Coase-to-Coase Theory
Thomas Miceli 
University of Connecticut, Department of Economics
Keywords: Asset specificity, contracts, firms, holdup problem, market exchange
JEL-code: D23 K12 L14 L22
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Firm Knowledge, Neighborhood Diversity and Innovation
Sofia Wixe 
Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS – Centre of E…
Keywords: Knowledge; neighborhood diversity; education; skills; innovation
JEL-code: J21 J24 O31 R32
Created/Revised: 2014-04-03Downloads

10 Immigrants and Firms’ Productivity: Evidence from France
Cristina Mitaritonna, Gianluca Orefice and Giovanni Peri 
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Keywords: immigrants, firms, productivity, heterogeneity, fixed costs of hiring
JEL-code: F22 E25 J61
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

11 Trust-based Work-time and Product Improvements: Evidence from Firm Level Data
Olivier N. Godart, Holger Görg and Aoife Hanley 
Kiel Institute for the World Economy
Keywords: Trust based work time, innovation, firm performance
JEL-code: M1 M5 L2
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

12 Nonprofit Firms in a Linear City with Nonnegative Profits
Christopher Hoag and Kamal Lamsal 
Trinity College, Department of Economics
Keywords: Nonprofit, Linear City
JEL-code: L13 L31
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

#SmallBusinessManagement – Working papers (#RePEc, 16/04/2014)

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Policy Simulation of Firms Cooperation in Innovation
Almas Heshmati and Flávio Lenz-Cesar 
Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS – Centre of E…
Keywords: agent-based simulation; collaborative R&D; innovation networks; simulation game; policy strategy;
JEL-code: C15 C71 D21 D85 L20 O31
Created/Revised: 2014-03-27Downloads

Family Firms, Soft Information and Bank Lending in a Financial Crisis
Leandro D’Aurizio, Tommaso Oliviero and Livio Romano 
Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF)…
Keywords: Family firms, Financial crisis, Soft information, Bank lending
JEL-code: C81 D22 E44 G21 G32 L26
Created/Revised: 2014-03-29Downloads

EFFECTS OF HUMAN CAPITAL ON THE GROWTH AND SURVIVAL OF SWEDISH BUSINESSES
Mikaela Backman, Todd Gabe and Charlotta Mellander 
Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS – Centre of E…
Keywords: Firm growth; firm survival; human capital; education; skills
JEL-code: J21 J24 L25
Created/Revised: 2014-03-25Downloads

Banks and New Firm Formation
Mikaela Backman 
Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS – Centre of E…
Keywords: new firm formation; local bank sector; Sweden
JEL-code: G21 L26 R11
Created/Revised: 2014-03-31Downloads

Innovation Adoption and Productivity Growth: Evidence for Europe
Rosina Moreno and Jordi Suriñach 
University of Barcelona, Research Institute of App…
Keywords: Innovation, Innovation adoption, Productivity, Europe, Community Innovation Survey. JEL classificati…
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

Product market regulation, innovation and productivity
Bruno Amable, Ivan Ledezma and Stéphane Robin 
Université Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris 1), Centre d’E…
Keywords: Product market regulation, innovation, productivity, growth.
JEL-code: D24 O43
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Innovation, Firm Risk and Industry Productivity
Mika Maliranta and Niku Määttänen 
The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
Keywords: productivity, R&D, innovation, corporate taxation
JEL-code: E23 L16 O47
Created/Revised: 2014-04-01Downloads

Does Finance Really Matter for the Participation of SMEs in International Trade? Evidence from 8,080 East Asian Firms
Yothin Jinjarak, Paulo Jose Mutuc and Ganeshan Wignaraja 
Asian Development Bank Institute
Keywords: small and medium enterprises; sme; international trade; export markets
JEL-code: D22 E44 F14 L16 O14
Created/Revised: 2014-03-31Downloads

Regional productivity effects of multinational firm affiliates
Martin Andersson, Urban Gråsjö and Charlie Karlsson 
Center for Innovation and Technology Research, Ble…
Keywords: Multinational firms; affiliates; productivity; R&D; knowledge; spillovers; skilled workers; region
JEL-code: F23 J24 O33 R11
Created/Revised: 2014-04-02Downloads

10 WHICH FIRMS USE UNIVERSITIES AS COOPERATION PARTNERS? – THE COMPARATIVE VIEW IN EUROPE
Kärt Rõigas, Marge Seppo, Urmas Varblane and Pierre Mohnen 
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, …
Keywords: university- industry cooperation, Europe, comparative view, national innovation system, competitiven…
JEL-code: O32 O33 O57
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

11 Understanding Incubator Value – A Network Approach to University Incubators
Catarina Roseira, Carla Ramos and Francisco Maia 
Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Economia do Po…
Keywords: University Incubators; Networked Incubators; Business Networks; Value; Entrepreneurship; Social Netw…
JEL-code: M13 L24 L29
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

12 The Determinants of Credit Default on Portuguese Start-Up Firms:.An Econometric model
Vitor Gonçalves, Francisco Vitorino Martins and Elísio Brandão 
Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Economia do Po…
Keywords: Credit Default; Start-Up; Financial Capital; Human Capital; Industry Dynamics
JEL-code: G33 M13
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

13 Do incentive systems spur work motivations of inventors in high-tech firms
Nathalie Lazaric and Alain Raybaut 
HAL
Keywords: Work motivation, groups of inventors, knowledge diversity, Knowledge creation
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

14 Firm Knowledge, Neighborhood Diversity and Innovation
Sofia Wixe 
Royal Institute of Technology, CESIS – Centre of E…
Keywords: Knowledge; neighborhood diversity; education; skills; innovation
JEL-code: J21 J24 O31 R32
Created/Revised: 2014-04-03Downloads

15 Trust-based Work-time and Product Improvements: Evidence from Firm Level Data
Olivier N. Godart, Holger Görg and Aoife Hanley 
Kiel Institute for the World Economy
Keywords: Trust based work time, innovation, firm performance
JEL-code: M1 M5 L2
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

16 Innovation Systems Research in the Italian Food Industry
Ornella Wanda Maietta 
Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF)…
Keywords: product and process innovation, university-industry interaction, geographical distance, food and dri…
JEL-code: O31 D21 R1
Created/Revised: 2014-03-29Downloads

17 The gendering of entrepreneurship context
Friederike Welter, Candida Brush and Anne De Bruin 
Institut für Mittelstandsforschung (IfM) Bonn
Keywords: entrepreneurship,women’s entrepreneurship,gender,entrepreneurship context
JEL-code: J16 L26 M13
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

#SmallBusinessManagement – Working papers (#RePEc, 10/04/2014)

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Regulation, Innovation and Technology Diffusion: Evidence from Building Energy Efficiency Standards in Germany
Makram El-Shagi, Claus Michelsen and Sebastian Rosenschon 
DIW Berlin, German Institute for Economic Research
Keywords: Environmental regulation, innovation, technology diffusion, residential real estate, energy efficien…
JEL-code: D2 Q4 R5
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

Firms’ energy costs and competitiveness in Italy
Ivan Faiella and Alessandro Mistretta 
Bank of Italy, Economic Research and International…
Keywords: energy costs, firms’ competitiveness, statistical imputation
JEL-code: C53 D24 Q41
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Dynamic capabilities for service innovation: conceptualization and measurement
Matthijs Janssen, Carolina Castaldi and Alexander Alexiev 
Eindhoven Center for Innovation Studies
Keywords: Dynamic capabilities, service innovation, measurement scale
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Knowledge systematisation, reconfiguration and the organisation of firms and industry: the case of design
D’Ippolito, Beatrice, Marcela Miozzo and Consoli Davide 
HAL
Keywords: Knowledge systematisation; knowledge reconfiguration; design; firm organisation; industry organisati…
Created/Revised: 2014-03-21Downloads

Effects of Business Networks on Firm Growth in a Cluster of Microenterprises: Evidence from rural Ethiopia
ISHIWATA Ayako, Petr MATOUS and Yasuyuki Todo 
Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry …
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Micro-based evidence of EU competitiveness: the CompNet database
Paloma Lopez-Garcia, Filippo di Mauro, Nicola Benatti, Chiara Angeloni, Carlo Altomonte, Matteo Bugamelli, D’Aurizio, Leandro, Giorgio Barba Navaretti, Emanuele Forlani, Stefania Rossetti, Davide Zurlo, Antoine Berthou, Charlotte Sandoz-Dit-Bragard, Emmanuel Dhyne, João Amador, Luca David Opromolla, Ana Cristina Soares, Bogdan Chiriacescu, Ana-Maria Cazacu, Tibor Lalinsky, Elena Biewen, Sven Blank, Philipp Meinen, Jan Hagemejer, Patry Tello, Antonio Rodriguez-Caloca, Urska Cede, Kamil Galuscak, Jaanika Merikyll and Peter Harasztosi 
European Central Bank
Keywords: allocative efficiency, competitiveness, cross country analysis, firm-level data, productivity and si…
Created/Revised: 2014-02Downloads

Intellectual Property Rights, the Pool of Knowledge, and Innovation
Joseph E. Stiglitz 
National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc
JEL-code: E61 H41 O3 O31 O32 O33 O34 O38
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Considerations on the intellectual potential creativity
Simion Certan and Ion Certan 
University Library of Munich, Germany
Keywords: education, innovation, intellect, motivation, performance, rewards, research
JEL-code: Q0
Created/Revised: 2013-10-21Downloads

#BusinessEconomics – Working papers (#RePEc, 10/04/2014)

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Origin of FDI and domestic productivity spillovers: does European FDI have a ‘productivity advantage’ in the ENP countries?
Vassilis Monastiriotis 
London School of Economics / European Institute
Keywords: foreign direct investment
Created/Revised: 2014-01-08Downloads

Firms’ energy costs and competitiveness in Italy
Ivan Faiella and Alessandro Mistretta 
Bank of Italy, Economic Research and International…
Keywords: energy costs, firms’ competitiveness, statistical imputation
JEL-code: C53 D24 Q41
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Why firms avoid cutting wages: survey evidence from European firms
Philip Du Caju, Theodora Kosma, Martina Lawless, Julian Messina and Tairi Room 
Bank of Greece
Keywords: labour costs; wage rigidity; firm survey; wage cuts; European Union
JEL-code: J30 J32 J33 J51 C81 P5
Created/Revised: 2014-01Downloads

Cross-border production chains and business cycle co-movement between Central and Eastern European countries and euro area member states
Plamen Iossifov 
European Central Bank
Keywords: business cycle, CEE, Central and Eastern European countries, cross-border production chains, global …
Created/Revised: 2014-01Downloads

Disclosure of environmental information and investments of firms
Hiroki Iwata 
University Library of Munich, Germany
Keywords: Environmental information disclosure; Investment; Asymmetric information
JEL-code: D82 L15 Q55
Created/Revised: 2014-03-27Downloads

Immigrants and Firms’ Productivity: Evidence from France
Cristina Mitaritonna, Gianluca Orefice and Giovanni Peri 
CEPII research center
Keywords: immigrants;firms;productivity;heterogeneity;fixed cost of hiring
JEL-code: F22 E25 J61
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Knowledge systematisation, reconfiguration and the organisation of firms and industry: the case of design
D’Ippolito, Beatrice, Marcela Miozzo and Consoli Davide 
HAL
Keywords: Knowledge systematisation; knowledge reconfiguration; design; firm organisation; industry organisati…
Created/Revised: 2014-03-21Downloads

Effects of Business Networks on Firm Growth in a Cluster of Microenterprises: Evidence from rural Ethiopia
ISHIWATA Ayako, Petr MATOUS and Yasuyuki Todo 
Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry …
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Workers’ propensity to cooperate with colleagues and the general population: a comparison based on a field experiment
Ermanno Tortia, Martha Knox Haly and Anthony Jensen 
Econometica
Keywords: worker cooperatives; worker control; third sector; neo liberal firm; industrial relations; labour la…Downloads

10 Micro-based evidence of EU competitiveness: the CompNet database
Paloma Lopez-Garcia, Filippo di Mauro, Nicola Benatti, Chiara Angeloni, Carlo Altomonte, Matteo Bugamelli, D’Aurizio, Leandro, Giorgio Barba Navaretti, Emanuele Forlani, Stefania Rossetti, Davide Zurlo, Antoine Berthou, Charlotte Sandoz-Dit-Bragard, Emmanuel Dhyne, João Amador, Luca David Opromolla, Ana Cristina Soares, Bogdan Chiriacescu, Ana-Maria Cazacu, Tibor Lalinsky, Elena Biewen, Sven Blank, Philipp Meinen, Jan Hagemejer, Patry Tello, Antonio Rodriguez-Caloca, Urska Cede, Kamil Galuscak, Jaanika Merikyll and Peter Harasztosi 
European Central Bank
Keywords: allocative efficiency, competitiveness, cross country analysis, firm-level data, productivity and si…
Created/Revised: 2014-02Downloads

11 Misallocation, informality, and human capital: understanding the role of institutions
D’Erasmo, Pablo, Hernan Moscoso Boedo and Asli Senkal 
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Keywords: Financial Structure; Informal Sector; Productivity; Policy Distortions; Human Capital;
JEL-code: D24 E26 J24 L11 O16 O17
Created/Revised: 2014-03-24Downloads

12 Market exposure and endogenous firm volatility over the business cycle
Ryan Decker, D’Erasmo, Pablo and Hernan Moscoso Boedo 
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Keywords: Endogenous idiosyncratic risk; Business cycles; Market exposure;
JEL-code: D21 D22 E32 L11 L25
Created/Revised: 2014-03-24Downloads

13 Exploring the optimality of cyclical emission rates
George E. Halkos and George Papageorgiou 
University Library of Munich, Germany
Keywords: Renewable resources; environmental economics; pollution management.
JEL-code: C61 C62 D43 H21 Q50 Q52 Q53
Created/Revised: 2014-03-31Downloads

14 The Institutionalization of Socio-Responsible Business: Global Trends and Regional Features
Daniil Frolov and Anna Shulimova 
University Library of Munich, Germany
Keywords: business social responsibility; firm evolution; corporate management and marketing; institutions; in…
JEL-code: B52
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

#SmallBusinessManagement – Working papers (#RePEc, 08/04/2014)

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Who collaborates with whom: the role of technological distance in international innovation
Jérôme Danguy 
ULB — Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Keywords: internationalization, R&D collaboration, technological distance, patent statistics
Created/Revised: 2014-02-24Downloads

R&D Financing Constraints of Young and Old Innovation Leaders in the EU and the US
Michele Cincera, Julien Ravet and Reinhilde Veugelers 
ULB — Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Keywords: EU-US R&D gap, young innovators, financing constraintsDownloads

Corporate Science, Innovation and Firm Value
Marcus Simeth and Michele Cincera 
ULB — Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Keywords: R&D, Industrial science, Market value, Tobin’s Q, Knowledge disclosure, Econometric evidenceDownloads

Why don’t poor countries do R&D ?
Edwin Goni and William F. Maloney 
The World Bank
Keywords: Economic Theory&Research,Debt Markets,E-Business,Political Economy,Scientific Research&Science Parks
Created/Revised: 2014-03-01Downloads

La difficile promotion de pme innovantes en Algérie THE DIFFICULT PROMOTION OF INNOVATIVE SMEs IN ALGERIA
Amina AISSAT LEGHIMA 
Laboratoire de Recherche sur l’Industrie et l’Inno…
Keywords: Innovation, entrepreneuriat, PME algériennes, entrepreneurship, R&D, Algerian SMEs
JEL-code: O31 O32 O55 L26
Created/Revised: 2014-02Downloads

Energy efficiency determinants: an empirical analysis of Spanish innovative firms
María Teresa Costa, Jose Garcia-Quevedo and Agustí Segarra 
Institut d’Economia de Barcelona (IEB)
Keywords: Energy efficiency, corporate targets, innovation, Community Innovation Survey
JEL-code: Q40 Q55 O31
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

Innovations environnementales et transition des territoires industriels et portuaires: le cas de Gdansk, Pologne Environmental Innovation and the Economic Transition of the Industrial and port areas: The case of Gdnsk, Poland
Maria Lorek 
Laboratoire de Recherche sur l’Industrie et l’Inno…
Keywords: innovation environnementale, transition territoriale, territoire industriel et portuaire, Gdansk
JEL-code: O31 L52 Q5
Created/Revised: 2013-10Downloads

The Causal Effects of Competition on Innovation: Experimental Evidence
Philippe Aghion, Stefan Bechtold, Lea Cassar and Holger Herz 
National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc
JEL-code: C91 L10 O31
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Academic Patenting in Belgium:Methodology and Evidence
Malwina Mejer 
ULB — Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Keywords: academic patenting, universities, Europe, matchingDownloads

10 Reviving demand-pull perspectives: the effect of demand uncertainty and stagnancy on R&D strategy
Jose Garcia-Quevedo, Gabriele Pellegrino and Maria Savona 
Institut d’Economia de Barcelona (IEB)
Keywords: R&D strategy, barriers to innovation, demand uncertainty, lack of demand, innovative inputs, panel d…
JEL-code: C23 O31 O32 O33
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

11 SMEs and Barriers to Eco-Innovation in EU: A Diverse Palette of Greens
Giovanni Marin, Alberto Marzucchi and Roberto Zoboli 
INGENIO (CSIC-UPV)
Keywords: eco-innovation, Barriers to innovation, firm behaviour
JEL-code: O33 Q55
Created/Revised: 2014-03-24Downloads

12 Internal and External Effects of R&D Subsidies and Fiscal Incentives: Empirical Evidence Using Spatial Dynamic Panel Models
Benjamin Montmartin and Marcos Herrera Gómez 
Groupe de REcherche en Droit, Économie, Gestion (G…
Keywords: Direct and Indirect support, Business-funded R&D, Complementarity, Dynamic spatial panel data
JEL-code: H25 O31 O38
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

#BusinessEconomics – Working papers (#RePEc, 07/04/2014)

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Business models: A challenging agenda
Charles Baden-Fuller and Vincent Mangematin 
HAL
Created/Revised: 2013Downloads

A caring interpretation of stakeholder management for the social enterprise. Evidence from a regional survey of micro social cooperatives in the Italian welfare mix
Lorenzo Dorigo and Giuseppe Marcon 
Department of Management, Università Ca’ Foscari V…
Keywords: care management, stakeholder theory, social enterprise, feminis ttheory, stakeholder involvement
JEL-code: M14 M29 B54
Created/Revised: 2014-02Downloads

CEO compensation and topmanagement incentives. Internal or social problems ?
Frédéric Teulon 
Department of Research, Ipag Business School
Keywords: Agency problem, CEO compensation, Corporate governance, Top-management incentives, Rent seeking
Created/Revised: 2014-02-25Downloads

Accounting in Agriculture: Disclosure practices of listed firms
Rute Gonçalves and Patrícia Lopes 
Universidade do Porto, Faculdade de Economia do Po…
Keywords: biological assets, disclosure index, financial reporting, regulation
JEL-code: M41
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Unintended Consequences of Products Liability: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Market
Eric Helland, Darius Lakdawalla, Anup Malani and Seth A. Seabury 
National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc
JEL-code: H7 I1 I11 K13
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Network externalities between carriers or machines:How they work in the smartphone industry
Ryoma Kitamura 
School of Economics, Kwansei Gakuin University
Keywords: Smartphone market, Multi-product firm, Duopoly, Cannibalization, Network externality
JEL-code: D21 D43 L13 L15
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Female Employment and Firm Performance: An empirical analysis using firm panel data (Japanese)
YAMAMOTO Isamu 
Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry …
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Which Governance Characteristics Affect the Incidence of Divestitures in Australia?
Pascal Nguyen and Nahid Rahman 
Finance Discipline Group, UTS Business School, Uni…
Keywords: divestitures; restructuring; corporate governance; agency conflicts; propensity score matching
JEL-code: G34
Created/Revised: 2014-01-01Downloads

Cross-Functional Knowledge Integration, Patenting and Firm’s Performance
Marco MC Ceccagnoli, Nicolas van Zeebroeck and Roberto Venturini 
ULB — Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Keywords: R&D, Performance, Knowledge Integration, Patents, Spillovers
Created/Revised: 2013Downloads

10 Intinsically Motivated Agents: Blessing or Curse for Firms ?
Ester Manna 
ULB — Universite Libre de Bruxelles
Keywords: spatial competition; intrinsically motivated agents; prisoner’s dilemma
JEL-code: D30 D21 L13
Created/Revised: 2013-10Downloads

11 Strategic Transfer Pricing and Intensity of Competition
Nathan Berg, Chun-Yu Chen and Barry J. Seldon 
University of Otago, Department of Economics
Keywords: multi-national, multi-divisional, divisionalized, integrated firm, number, competitors, internal, ex…
JEL-code: L22
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

12 Is Export Diversification good for Profitability? First Evidence for Manufacturing Enterprises in Germany
Joachim Wagner 
University of Lüneburg, Institute of Economics
Keywords: Exports, Exports, diversification, profitability, Germany
JEL-code: F14
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

13 Private environmental governance through cross-sector partnerships: Tensions between competition and effectiveness
Tobias Hahn and Jonatan Pinkse 
HAL
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

14 SMEs and Barriers to Eco-Innovation in EU: A Diverse Palette of Greens
Giovanni Marin, Alberto Marzucchi and Roberto Zoboli 
INGENIO (CSIC-UPV)
Keywords: eco-innovation, Barriers to innovation, firm behaviour
JEL-code: O33 Q55
Created/Revised: 2014-03-24Downloads