Heterogeneity in the internationalization of R&D: Implications for anomalies in finance and macroeconomics
Finance Research Letters, 2018, vol. 26, issue C, 132-138
Empirical evidence suggests that investments in research and development (R&D) by older and larger firms are more spread out internationally than R&D investments by younger and smaller firms. In this paper, I explore the quantitative implications of this type of heterogeneity by assuming that incumbents, i.e. current monopolists engaging in incremental innovation, have a higher degree of internationalization in their R&D technologies than entrants, i.e. new firms engaging in radical innovation, in a two-country endogenous growth general equilibrium model.
Keywords: Heterogeneous innovation; Technology spillover; Endogenous growth; Creative destruction; International finance (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: E22 F31 G12 O30 O41 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Working Paper: Heterogeneity in the Internationalization of R&D: Implications for Anomalies in Finance and Macroeconomics (2017)
Working Paper: Heterogeneity in the Internationalization of R&D: Implications for anomalies in finance and macroeconomics (2017)
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