Barriers to Entry, Internationalisation and Technology

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Workshop on firm innovation, regional performance and Internationalisation hosted by NUPI's Department of International Economics.

NUPI's Department of International Economics has the great pleasure of inviting you to the workshop

Barriers to Entry,
Internationalisation
and Technology

Programme (09.30 - 15.00)

Session 1: Barriers to Entry and Firms
Internationalisation

  • External Trade and Internal Geography: A Test of Local Export SpilloversMartin Andersson, Stockholm and Jönköping Business School (JIBS)Discussant: Per Botolf Maurseth, BI/NUPI
  • Sunk Costs and International Trade in the Information Technology SectorArne Melchior, NUPIDiscussant: Alfonso Irrarazabal, University of Oslo
  • The Determinants of Firms Internationalization in Services: How do They Differ across the Four GATS Modes?Fulvio Castellacci, NUPIDiscussant: Martin Andersson, JIBS

Lunch break

Session 2: Human Capital, Knowledge Spillovers and Growth

  • The Limited Role of Education for Income Convergence in Norwegian RegionsHildegunn Stokke, NTNUDiscussant: Arne Melchior, NUPI
  • International PatentingPer Botolf Maurseth, NUPI and Roger SvenssonDiscussant: Mikko Pohjola, University of Turku
  • The Interactions between Human Capital and Research in Innovation and Imitation ProcessesBrita Bye and Taran Fæhn, Statistics Norway (SSB)Discussant: Hildegunn Stokke, NTNU

Programme and participants