Innovation and Productivity in the Colombian Service and Manufacturing Industries

The knowledge of the innovation-productivity relationship in Latin America, and particularly in the Colombian service sector, is scant. In this study, we explore such relationship comparing the Colombian service industry with manufacturing. Following the Crépon-Duguet-Mairesse empirical approach, th...

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Autores Principales: Gallego, J.M., Gutiérrez, L. , Taborda, R
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Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: 2020
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Acceso en línea:http://hdl.handle.net/1992/46942
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spelling ir-1992-469422020-11-04T20:25:35Z Innovation and Productivity in the Colombian Service and Manufacturing Industries Gallego, J.M. Gutiérrez, L.  Taborda, R Colombia Innovation Latin America Productivity Service and manufacturing industries The knowledge of the innovation-productivity relationship in Latin America, and particularly in the Colombian service sector, is scant. In this study, we explore such relationship comparing the Colombian service industry with manufacturing. Following the Crépon-Duguet-Mairesse empirical approach, the four major findings are as follows: Indeed, Colombian service firms undertake (technological and nontechnological) innovation processes. Regardless of the industry, the probability of innovation increases when there is investment in research and development (R and D) labs and firms are large. The more intensive innovation investment is, the higher the probability of innovation implementation. Finally, labor productivity is enhanced after the introduction of innovations. 2020-10-01T16:50:40Z 2020-10-01T16:50:40Z 2015 article publishedVersion http://hdl.handle.net/1992/46942 https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/23915 eng openAccess application/pdf instname:Universidad de los Andes reponame:Repositorio Institucional Séneca
institution Universidad de los Andes
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language Inglés (English)
topic Colombia
Innovation
Latin America
Productivity
Service and manufacturing industries
spellingShingle Colombia
Innovation
Latin America
Productivity
Service and manufacturing industries
Gallego, J.M.
Gutiérrez, L. 
Taborda, R
Innovation and Productivity in the Colombian Service and Manufacturing Industries
description The knowledge of the innovation-productivity relationship in Latin America, and particularly in the Colombian service sector, is scant. In this study, we explore such relationship comparing the Colombian service industry with manufacturing. Following the Crépon-Duguet-Mairesse empirical approach, the four major findings are as follows: Indeed, Colombian service firms undertake (technological and nontechnological) innovation processes. Regardless of the industry, the probability of innovation increases when there is investment in research and development (R and D) labs and firms are large. The more intensive innovation investment is, the higher the probability of innovation implementation. Finally, labor productivity is enhanced after the introduction of innovations.
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author Gallego, J.M.
Gutiérrez, L. 
Taborda, R
author_facet Gallego, J.M.
Gutiérrez, L. 
Taborda, R
author_sort Gallego, J.M.
title Innovation and Productivity in the Colombian Service and Manufacturing Industries
title_short Innovation and Productivity in the Colombian Service and Manufacturing Industries
title_full Innovation and Productivity in the Colombian Service and Manufacturing Industries
title_fullStr Innovation and Productivity in the Colombian Service and Manufacturing Industries
title_full_unstemmed Innovation and Productivity in the Colombian Service and Manufacturing Industries
title_sort innovation and productivity in the colombian service and manufacturing industries
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