Oliver Falck

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation

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Broadband Infrastructure and Economic Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2861
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 03 Dec 2009
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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broadband, high-speed internet, technology diffusion, economic growth

Broadband Infrastructure and Economic Growth

The Economic Journal, Vol. 121, Issue 552, pp. 505-532, 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 May 2011
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management) and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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Demography and Innovative Entrepreneurship

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2115, Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-084
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Oct 2007
Werner Bönte, Oliver Falck and Stephan Heblich
Max Planck Institute of Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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demography, age distribution, entrepreneurship, innovation, region

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Dialects, Cultural Identity, and Economic Exchange

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2961
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 18 Mar 2010
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics, University of Marburg and Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
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dialects, language, culture, internal migration, gravity, Germany

Dialects, Cultural Identity, and Economic Exchange

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4743
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics, University of Marburg and Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
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gravity, internal migration, culture, language, dialects, Germany

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It's All in Marshall: The Impact of External Economies on Regional Dynamics

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2094
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 25 Sep 2007
Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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regional and urban development, agglomeration, industrial districts, location factors, external economies

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The Impact of Continuous Training on a Firm's Innovations

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2258
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Mar 2008
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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innovation, training, unions, works councils

Virtually No Effect? Different Uses of Classroom Computers and their Effect on Student Achievement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5266
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
Oliver Falck, Constantin Mang and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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computers, teaching, methods, student achievement, TIMSS

Virtually No Effect? Different Uses of Classroom Computers and Their Effect on Student Achievement

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8939
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Apr 2015
Oliver Falck, Constantin Mang and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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computers, teaching methods, student achievement, TIMSS

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Identity and Entrepreneurship

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2661
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 27 May 2009
Oliver Falck, Stephan Heblich and Elke Lüdemann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and ifo Institute for Economic Research - Department Human Capital and Innovation
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occupational choice, entrepreneurship, identity, peer effects

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Do We Need National Champions? If so, Do We Need a Champions-Related Industrial Policy? An Evolutionary Perspective

Jena Economic Research Paper No. 2007-088
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 16 Nov 2007
Oliver Falck and Stephan Heblich
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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national champions, industrial policy, evolutionary economics, systems of innovation

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Returns to ICT Skills

IEB Working Paper N. 2016/05
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 09 Mar 2016
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Chair of Macroeconomics
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ICT skills, broadband, earnings, international comparisons

Returns to ICT Skills

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5720
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 08 Mar 2016
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and Chair of Macroeconomics
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ICT skills, broadband, earnings, international comparisons

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Bohemians, Human Capital, and Regional Economic Growth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2715
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 22 Jul 2009
Oliver Falck, Michael Fritsch and Stephan Heblich
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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regional growth, human capital, bohemians, instrumental variables

Surfing Alone? The Internet and Social Capital - Evidence from an Unforeseeable Technological Mistake

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3469
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Jun 2011
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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internet, social capital

Surfing Alone? The Internet and Social Capital: Evidence from an Unforeseeable Technological Mistake

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Aug 2011
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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internet, social capital

Surfing Alone? The Internet and Social Capital: Evidence from an Unforeseeable Technological Mistake

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5747
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jun 2011
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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social capital, Internet

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The Strength of Direct Ties: Evidence from the Electronic Game Industry

International Journal of Industrial Organization, 30 (2), 2012, 223-230
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 19 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2012
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich - Faculty of Business Administration (Munich School of Management), CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich (LMU) - Institute for Strategy, Technology and Organization
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Social Network Analysis, Game Industry, Knowledge Spillovers

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The Extension of Clusters: Difference-in-Differences Evidence from the Bavarian State-Wide Cluster Policy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2463
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Nov 2008
Oliver Falck, Stephan Heblich and Stefan Kipar
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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difference-in-differences, cluster policy, regional policy

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Subsidizing National Champions: An Evolutionary Perspective

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2380
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Sep 2008
Cecile Aubert, Oliver Falck and Stephan Heblich
GREThA, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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national champions, industrial policy, industry lifecycle, externalities

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E-Lections: Voting Behavior and the Internet

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3827
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Jun 2012
Oliver Falck, Robert Gold and Stephan Heblich
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Kiel Institute for the World Economy and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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elections, political economy, mass media, internet

E-Lections: Voting Behavior and the Internet

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6545
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 May 2012
Oliver Falck, Robert Gold and Stephan Heblich
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Kiel Institute for the World Economy and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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elections, political economy, instrumental variables, mass media, internet

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Can Competition Spoil Reciprocity? - A Laboratory Experiment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2923
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Feb 2010
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and KfW Bankengruppe
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trust, reciprocity, investment game, group membership, competition

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Heavyweights - The Impact of Large Businesses on Productivity Growth

CESifo Working Paper No. 2135
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Nov 2007
Oliver Falck
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation
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firm size, productivity growth, total factor productivity, innovation

Does State Aid for Broadband Deployment in Rural Areas Close the Digital and Economic Divide?

ZEW - Centre for European Economic Research Discussion Paper No. 16-064
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 07 Oct 2016
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research - Competition and Regulation Research Group, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
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Government policy; state aid; ex-post evaluation; broadband; employment, rural areas; European Union; Germany; Bavaria

Does State Aid for Broadband Deployment in Rural Areas Close the Digital and Economic Divide?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 6947
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 May 2018
ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research, ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research - Competition and Regulation Research Group, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and ZEW – Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research
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government policy, state aid, ex-post evaluation, broadband, employment, rural areas, European Union, Germany, Bavaria

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Investment in Broadband Infrastructure Under Local Deregulation: Evidence from the U.K. Broadband Market

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4277
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Jun 2013
Nadine Fabritz and Oliver Falck
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation
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telecommunication, regulation, infrastructure investment, wholesale broadband access, United Kingdom

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The Apple Doesn't Fall Far from the Tree: Location of Start-Ups Relative to Incumbents

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2486
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Oliver Falck, Michael Fritsch and Stephan Heblich
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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entrepreneurship, location decision, natural advantages, local knowledge spillovers

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Music in the Air: Estimating the Social Return to Cultural Amenities

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5183
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Feb 2015
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and IAB Rheinland-Pfalz-Saarland
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cultural amenities, social returns, higher education

School Competition and Students' Entrepreneurial Intentions: International Evidence Using Historical Catholic Roots of Private Schooling

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3086
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jun 2010
Oliver Falck and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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private school competition, entrepreneurship, Catholic schools

School Competition and Students' Entrepreneurial Intentions: International Evidence Using Historical Catholic Roots of Private Schooling

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5024
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Jul 2010
Oliver Falck and Ludger Woessmann
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation and Ifo Institute for Economic Research
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private school competition, entrepreneurship, Catholic schools

From Russia with Love: The Impact of Relocated Firms on Incumbent Survival

Harvard Business School Entrepreneurial Management Working Paper No. 10-112
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2012
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Economics, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
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Agglomeration, competition, firm dynamics, labor, Germany

From Russia with Love: The Impact of Relocated Firms on Incumbent Survival

NBER Working Paper No. w16141
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Economics, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and Harvard University - Entrepreneurial Management Unit
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The Phantom of the Opera: Cultural Amenities, Human Capital, and Regional Economic Growth

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5065
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Jul 2010
Oliver Falck, Michael Fritsch and Stephan Heblich
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Jena - School of Economics and Business Administration and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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cultural amenities, regional economic growth, human capital, Bohemians

Why are Educated and Risk-Loving Persons More Mobile Across Regions?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3938
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and University of Duisburg-Essen
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migration, culture, distance, human capital, risk attitudes

Why are Educated and Risk-Loving Persons More Mobile Across Regions?

SOEPpaper No. 522
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 30 Nov 2012
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and University of Duisburg-Essen
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migration, culture, distance, human capital, risk attitudes

Why are Educated and Risk-Loving Persons More Mobile Across Regions?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6860
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 06 Oct 2012
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and Heinrich-Heine-University Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
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migration, culture, distance, human capital, risk attitudes

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The Cost of Migrating to a Culturally Different Location

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4992
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Oct 2014
Oliver Falck, Alfred Lameli and Jens Ruhose
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Marburg and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management
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migration costs, culture, internal migration, psychic cost

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The Evils of Forced Migration: Do Integration Policies Alleviate Migrants' Economic Situations?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5829
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Jul 2011
Oliver Falck, Stephan Heblich and Sebastian Link
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Stirling - Department of Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute
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forced migration, integration policy, difference-in-differences, Germany

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Culture, Spatial Diffusion of Ideas and their Long-Lasting Imprints - Evidence from Froebel's Kindergarten Movement

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4749
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 May 2014
Stefan Bauernschuster and Oliver Falck
University of Passau - Business Administration and Economics and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation
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culture, spatial diffusion, public child care

Lifting the Iron Curtain: School-Age Education and Entrepreneurial Intentions

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9373
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Oct 2015
Oliver Falck, Robert Gold and Stephan Heblich
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Kiel Institute for the World Economy and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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entrepreneurship, socialism, formal education, informal education

Lifting the Iron Curtain: School-Age Education and Entrepreneurial Intentions

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5540
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 05 Nov 2015
Oliver Falck, Robert Gold and Stephan Heblich
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, Kiel Institute for the World Economy and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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entrepreneurship, socialism, formal education, informal education

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Cultural Biases in Migration: Estimating Non-Monetary Migration Costs

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8922
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 Mar 2015
Oliver Falck, Alfred Lameli and Jens Ruhose
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of Marburg and Leibniz Universität Hannover - Faculty of Economics and Management
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migration costs, culture, internal migration, psychic cost

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Immigrants' Contribution to Innovativeness: Evidence from a Non-Selective Immigration Country

CESifo Working Paper No. 7409
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Feb 2019
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Ifo Institute, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation
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migration, innovation

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The Lifecycle of Regions

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP6757
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jun 2008
Indiana University - Institute for Development Strategies, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and University of Stirling - Department of Economics
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entrepreneurship, innovation, knowledge externalities, regional development, spatial lifecycle

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Routinization of Innovation in German Manufacturing: The David–Goliath Symbiosis Revisited

Industrial and Corporate Change, Vol. 18, Issue 3, pp. 497-506, 2009
Posted: 01 Jun 2009
Oliver Falck
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute) - Department Human Capital and Innovation

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