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Is Smart Growth employment friendly

Is Smart Growth employment friendly

This policy brief presents recent results from JRC-IPTS scientific analysis on the nexus between R&D driven innovation and employment. The new evidence drawn from this analysis confirms the labour...

Job Creation Effects of R&D Expenditures - Are High-tech Sectors the Key

Job Creation Effects of R&D Expenditures - Are High-tech Sectors the Key

The objective of this paper is to assess the job creation effect of R&D expenditures, using a unique longitudinal database of 677 European companies over the period 1990-2008. A dynamic labour demand...

Job creation in business services - innovation, demand, polarisation

Job creation in business services - innovation, demand, polarisation

The patterns and mechanisms of job creation in business services are investigated in this article by considering the role of innovation, demand, wages and the composition of employment by professional...

Innovation and Employment - A firm level analysis with European R&D Scoreboard data

Innovation and Employment - A firm level analysis with European R&D Scoreboard data

The article addresses the effect of R&D on employment at firm level. We derive a reduced form labour demand where R&D expenditures enter in a non linear form. We estimate it using company data from...

The job creation effect of R&D expenditures

The job creation effect of R&D expenditures

In this study we use a unique database covering 25 manufacturing and service sectors for 15 European countries over the period 1996-2005, for a total of 2,295 observations, and apply GMM-SYS panel...