Innovations, Product variety and Trade Performance

Forskningsenhed: EPRU

The purpose of this project is to examine the effects of technology innovations and product variety on imports and exports following the New Trade Theory and recent theories of endogenous economic growth. Indicators of technology competitiveness and the range of goods will be constructed for a long historical period for the OECD countries.

Read the full project description here

You can read the Working paper Technological Revolutions, Innovations, and Trade Performance by Jakob B. Madsen, 2004-12 here

and the Journal article Innovations and manufacturing export performance in the OECD countries by Jakob B. Madsen, Oxford Economic Papers 2008 60(1):143-167 here