International Competition, R&D Investment Patterns, and Endogenous Sunk Costs in Canada and the United States, 1987-2002, Working Paper 2011-02, Economic Research and Policy Analysis Branch Working Paper Series

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International Competition, R&D Investment Patterns, and Endogenous Sunk Costs in Canada and the United States, 1987-2002, Working Paper 2011-02, Economic Research and Policy Analysis Branch Working Paper Series

This paper contributes to the empirical literature on competition intensity and innovation by looking at what happens to R&D intensity when competition intensifies through globalization for countries with different levels of productivity. To do this, the paper uses the case study of Canada and the United States following the North American Free Trade Agreement.

Date: 2015
Format: Electronic
Catalogue number: Iu172-1/2011-2E-PDF
ISBN: 978-1-100-25726-6

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