Wim Naudé

University College Cork - Cork University Business School

West Wing, Main Quadrangle, College Road

Cork

Ireland

RWTH Aachen University

Visiting Professor

Templergraben 55

52056 Aachen, 52056

Germany

IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Research Fellow

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

38

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“  I study entrepreneurship, technological innovation and trade, and its relation with firm and country growth, using data science.  ”

Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

Artificial Intelligence Against Covid-19: An Early Review

IZA Discussion Paper No. 13110
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 06 Apr 2020
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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data science, health, Coronavirus, COVID-19, artificial intelligence, development, technology, innovation

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Entrepreneurship and Economic Development: Theory, Evidence and Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7507
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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entrepreneurship, development, small business, private sector development, innovation, business

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Entrepreneurship, Education and the Fourth Industrial Revolution in Africa

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10855
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Jul 2017
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
Downloads 1,508 (14,702)
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industrial policy, entrepreneurship, education, Africa

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Artificial Intelligence, Jobs, Inequality and Productivity: Does Aggregate Demand Matter?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12005
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 17 Dec 2018
Thomas Gries and Wim Naudé
University of Paderborn and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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technology, artificial intelligence, productivity, labour demand, innovation, growth theory

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Industrialization Lessons from Brics: A Comparative Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7543
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
Wim Naudé, Adam Szirmai and Alejandro Lavopa
University College Cork - Cork University Business School, Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) - Faculty of Technology Management and Maastricht University
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foreign direct investment, multinational enterprises, industrialization, technology, innovation, entrepreneurship, Brazil, Russia, China, India, South Africa

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Non-Farm Entrepreneurship in Rural Africa: Patterns and Determinants

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8008
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Mar 2014
Paula Nagler and Wim Naudé
Maastricht University and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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entrepreneurship, rural development, Sub-Saharan Africa, informal sector, labour markets, small business, SMEs

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Migration, Entrepreneurship and Development: A Critical Review

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9284
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
University College Cork - Cork University Business School, Maastricht University - Graduate School of Governance and Maastricht University
Downloads 196 (187,767)
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migration, entrepreneurship, development, remittances

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Technological Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Productivity in Germany, 1871-2015

SWPS 2018-02
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Dec 2017
Wim Naudé and Paula Nagler
University College Cork - Cork University Business School and Maastricht University
Downloads 154 (231,199)
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Entrepreneurship, Germany, Innovation, Social Protection, Industrial Policy

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The Race Against the Robots and the Fallacy of the Giant Cheesecake: Immediate and Imagined Impacts of Artificial Intelligence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12218
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 May 2019
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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technology, articial intelligence, productivity, labor demand, innovation, inequality

10.

Non-Farm Enterprises in Rural Africa: New Empirical Evidence

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 7066
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 20 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 21 May 2020
Maastricht University, University College Cork - Cork University Business School, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Private Sector Economics, Private Sector Development Law, Marketing, Labor Markets, Educational Sciences, Employment and Unemployment

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Is European Entrepreneurship in Crisis?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9817
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Mar 2016
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
Downloads 128 (267,582)

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entrepreneurship, Europe, development

Skill Variety, Innovation and New Business Formation

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 14-011/VII
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB), University College Cork - Cork University Business School and University of Paderborn
Downloads 93 (336,150)
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entrepreneurship, start-ups, human capital, innovation, skills

Skill Variety, Innovation and New Business Formation

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7889
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Jan 2014
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Government of the Federal Republic of Germany - Institute for Employment Research (IAB), University College Cork - Cork University Business School and University of Paderborn
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entrepreneurship, start-ups, human capital, innovation, skills

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Technological Innovation and Inclusive Growth in Germany

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11194
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 Dec 2017
Wim Naudé and Paula Nagler
University College Cork - Cork University Business School and Maastricht University
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entrepreneurship, Germany, inequality, innovation, social protection, technology

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Labor Productivity in Rural African Enterprises: Empirical Evidence from the LSMS-ISA

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8524
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 11 Oct 2014
Paula Nagler and Wim Naudé
Maastricht University and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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entrepreneurship, informal sector, labor productivity, rural development, Sub-Saharan Africa

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The Past and Future of Manufacturing in Central and Eastern Europe: Ready for Industry 4.0?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12141
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 May 2019
University College Cork - Cork University Business School, Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) and Trade Advisory Research (Pty) Ltd.
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industrialization, technology, manufacturing, innovation, entrepreneurship, Eastern and Central Europe, industry 4.0, industrial policy

16.

Business in Genocide: Understanding and Avoiding Complicity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9743
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Nora Stel and Wim Naudé
Maastricht School of Management (MSM) and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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business, entrepreneurship, genocide, mass killings, conflict, development

The Race for an Artificial General Intelligence: Implications for Public Policy

UNU-MERIT Working Papers #2018-032
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Aug 2018
Wim Naudé and Nicola Dimitri
University College Cork - Cork University Business School and University of Siena - Department of Economics
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Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data, Arms Race, Innovation, Public Procurement

The Race for an Artificial General Intelligence: Implications for Public Policy

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11737
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Aug 2018
Wim Naudé and Nicola Dimitri
University College Cork - Cork University Business School and University of Siena - Department of Economics
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artificial intelligence, innovation, technology, public policy

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The Radical Innovation Investment Decision Refined

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7338
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2013
Natasa Bilkic, Thomas Gries and Wim Naudé
University of Paderborn, University of Paderborn and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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radical innovation, innovation, entrepreneurship, investment, R&D, risk, real option theory, technology

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Young Entrepreneurs in Rural Africa: Prevalence, Determinants, Productivity

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8564
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Oct 2014
Paula Nagler and Wim Naudé
Maastricht University and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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entrepreneurship, labor markets, productivity, rural development, Sub-Saharan Africa, youth employment

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The Decline in Entrepreneurship in the West: Is Complexity Ossifying the Economy?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12602
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Sep 2019
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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development, start-ups, entrepreneurship, economic complexity, growth theory

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'Romanticizing Penniless Entrepreneurs?' The Relationship between Start-Ups and Human Wellbeing Across Countries

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7547
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 23 Aug 2013
University College Cork - Cork University Business School, Universidad del Desarrollo - School of Business and Economics and Universidad del Desarrollo
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entrepreneurship, wellbeing, development, Global Entrepreneurship Monitor

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Non-Farm Enterprise Productivity and Spatial Autocorrelation in Rural Africa: Evidence from Ethiopia and Nigeria

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8295
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Jul 2014
Nkechi Owoo and Wim Naudé
University of Ghana and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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entrepreneurship, Africa, rural development, agriculture, spatial autocorrelation, Ethiopia, Nigeria

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Firm-Level Heterogeneity and the Decision to Export: A Real Option Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7346
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2013
Wim Naudé, Thomas Gries and Natasa Bilkic
University College Cork - Cork University Business School, University of Paderborn and University of Paderborn
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international new ventures, firm-level heterogeneity, start-ups, stochastic dynamic programming, trade, exports, productivity, real option theory, investment, firms, international entrepreneurship

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Entrepreneurship and the Reallocation of African Farmers

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9521
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Nov 2015
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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agriculture, entrepreneurship, Africa, development, industrialization, structural change, urbanisation

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Public-Private Entanglement: Entrepreneurship in a Hybrid Political Order, the Case of Lebanon

IZA Discussion Paper No. 7795
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Dec 2013
Nora Stel and Wim Naudé
Maastricht School of Management (MSM) and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
Downloads 34 (535,749)
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entrepreneurship, development, political economy, electricity, infrastructure, Middle East, Lebanon, hybrid political order

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Return Migration and Self-Employment: Evidence from Kyrgyzstan

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11332
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Feb 2018
Tilman Brück, Clotilde Mahe and Wim Naudé
IGZ - Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops, Maastricht University and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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occupational choice, entrepreneurship, migration, transition economies, Central Asia, Kyrgyzstan

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Entrepreneurship, Stages of Development, and Industrialization

UNU-MERIT Working Papers #2012-021
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Aug 2018
Zoltan J. Acs and Wim Naudé
Schar School of Policy and Government and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
Downloads 24 (594,110)
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entrepreneurship, industrialization, structural change, industrial policy, innovation, development

The Intersection of the Fields of Entrepreneurship and Development Economics: A Review Towards a New View

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11103
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Nov 2017
Jolanda Hessels and Wim Naudé
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
Downloads 24 (612,215)
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entrepreneurship, development, growth, occupational choice

The Intersection of the Fields of Entrepreneurship and Development Economics: A Review Towards a New View

Journal of Economic Surveys, Vol. 33, Issue 2, pp. 389-403, 2019
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Mar 2019
Jolanda Hessels and Wim Naudé
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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Development, Entrepreneurship, Growth, Occupational Choice

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The Entrepreneurship Beveridge Curve

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9744
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Mar 2016
Thomas Gries, Stefan Jungblut and Wim Naudé
University of Paderborn, University of Paderborn and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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entrepreneurship, start-ups, labor market matching

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Three Varieties of Africa's Industrial Future

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12678
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 14 Oct 2019
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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technology, entrepreneurship, manufacturing, industrial policy, Africa

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Cities and Entrepreneurs Over Time: Like a Horse and Carriage?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11195
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 16 Dec 2017
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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entrepreneurship, urbanisation, development

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Brilliant Technologies and Brave Entrepreneurs: A New Narrative for African Manufacturing

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11941
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Dec 2018
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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technology, industry 4.0, entrepreneurship, development, Africa

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Trade and Endogenous Formation of Regions in a Developing Country

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 12, Issue 2, pp. 248-275, May 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Mar 2008
Thomas Gries and Wim Naudé
University of Paderborn and University College Cork - Cork University Business School
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The Optimal Distance to Port for Exporting Firms

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 49, Issue 3, pp. 513-528, August 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Oct 2009
Thomas Gries, Wim Naudé and Marianne Matthee
University of Paderborn, University College Cork - Cork University Business School and North-West University
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Export Specialisation and Local Economic Growth

World Economy, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 552-572, April 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Apr 2010
University College Cork - Cork University Business School, University of Groningen and North-West University
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The Determinants of Regional Manufactured Exports from a Developing Country

International Regional Science Review, 31 (4) : 343-358
Posted: 30 Aug 2018
Marianne Matthee and Wim Naudé
North-West University and University College Cork - Cork University Business School

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Regional exports, home market effect, distance, transport costs

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Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Violent Conflict in Developing Countries

Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 161-78
Posted: 06 Aug 2012
Tilman Brück, Wim Naudé and Philip Verwimp
IGZ - Leibniz Institute of Vegetable and Ornamental Crops, University College Cork - Cork University Business School and Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) - Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management

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entrepreneurship, developing countries, conflict

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The Determinants of Migration from Sub-Saharan African Countries

Journal of African Economies, Vol. 19, Issue 3, pp. 330-356, 2010
Posted: 10 May 2010
Wim Naudé
University College Cork - Cork University Business School

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