EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

The Persistence of Home Bias for Important R&D in Wireless Telecom and Automobiles

Stephen S. Cohen, Alberto Di Minin (), Yasuyuki Motoyama and Christopher Palmberg ()

Review of Policy Research, 2009, vol. 26, issue 1-2, 55-76

Abstract: We argue that in this age of globalization, important R&D-in automobiles and wireless telecommunication-exhibits a decisive home bias. This contrasts with findings on the rate and extent of globalization of the aggregate of activities classified as R&D. Sorting out R&D was deemed important at the outset by the firm, and comparing that to "regular" R&D by the same firms enables the argument. We take our findings on location a step further by examining, for this category of R&D, the reasons for nonglobalization. Copyright 2009 by The Policy Studies Organization.

Date: 2009
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations View citations in EconPapers (7) Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/links/doi/10.1111 ... .00369.x/enhancedabs link to full text (text/html)
Access to full text is restricted to subscribers.

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:bla:revpol:v:26:y:2009:i:1-2:p:55-76

Ordering information: This journal article can be ordered from
http://www.wiley.com/bw/subs.asp?ref=1541-132x

Access Statistics for this article

Review of Policy Research is currently edited by Christopher Gore

More articles in Review of Policy Research from Policy Studies Organization Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Wiley Content Delivery ().

 
Page updated 2018-08-19
Handle: RePEc:bla:revpol:v:26:y:2009:i:1-2:p:55-76