May 2022
Author(s): Mohnen, Pierre
This paper reviews the empirical evidence on the effects of tax incentives on R&D, innovation, and productivity and on the effects of the tax burden on the relocation of R&D facilities. It…
May 2022
Author(s): Benavente, José Miguel;Zuñiga, Pluvia
The effect of market competition on firm innovation remains controversial, especially in the context of developing countries. This paper presents new empirical evidence about the causal impact of…
Apr 2022
Author(s): Vargas, Fernando
The study of innovation in Latin American firms has concentrated almost exclusively on the determinants and impacts of innovation investments and outputs. Less attention has been paid to how firms…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Fassio, Rafael Carvalho de;Radaelli, Vanderléia;De Azevedo, Eduardo;Díaz, Karina
A inovação aberta e as contratações públicas de inovação são possíveis e estão acontecendo no Brasil. Apesar dos desafios apresentados nas pesquisas anteriores, essa contratação que era vista não…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Bisang, Roberto;Lachman, Jeremías;López, Andrés;Pereyra, Martin;Tacsir, Ezequiel
La carne bovina ocupó un rol icónico en el comercio exterior argentino y uruguayo hasta los años 70 cuando diversas restricciones en los mercados externos afectaron severamente los flujos comerciados…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Marín, Anabel;Stubrin, Lilia;Mauro, Lucía;Palacin, Rocío
En este estudio de caso analizamos dos empresas argentinas que desarrollan infusiones y té en segmentos de mercado premium y que se han internacionalizado con estrategias bien diferenciadas. Los…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Aggio, Carlos;Milesi, Darío;Lengyel, Miguel
Este trabajo analiza el desempeño productivo y exportador del negocio de arándanos en Argentina desde sus inicios, en los años noventa, hasta 2019. El arranque lento de unas pocas firmas pioneras…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Crespi, Gustavo;Guillard, Charlotte;Salazar, Mónica;Vargas, Fernando
This paper provides the methods through which the first version of the harmonized Latin American Innovation Surveys database (LAIS) was built. LAIS, which is made freely available through the Inter-…
Mar 2022
Author(s): Crespi, Gustavo;Guillard, Charlotte;Salazar, Mónica;Vargas, Fernando
To create and promote comprehensive regional innovation policy, it is important to have valid, comparable, and standardized innovation survey data from different countries in Latin America. The…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Suaznabar, Claudia;Herrera, Diego;Cathles, Alison
Las medidas de confinamiento y distanciamiento social provocadas por la pandemia de la COVID llevaron a la adopción en la región de las tecnologías digitales, inclusive entre las pymes que antes de…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Abuhamad, Grace;Salveson, Cory;Stubrin, Lilia;Braga, Carlos
Durante la última década, el ritmo de mejora de la inteligencia artificial (IA) sorprendió incluso a los más expertos, creando nuevos mercados y oportunidades de progreso en numerosas áreas. En el…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Lavado, Pablo;Yamada, Gustavo
El presente documento tiene como objetivo analizar la evolución de los retornos económicos de la educación superior en Panamá en el período 1995-2017 y es complementaria al Diagnóstico de la…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Campi, Mercedes;Dueñas, Marco;Ciarli, Tommaso
Do creative industries have positive spillovers for the local economy in middle-income countries, for instance by attracting creative workers who benefit entrepreneurs and workers in other industries…
Feb 2022
Author(s): Rodriguez Muxica, Natalia
The COVID-19 pandemic has shown that bioinformatics--a multidisciplinary field that combines biological knowledge with computer programming concerned with the acquisition, storage, analysis, and…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Tacsir, Ezequiel;Tacsir, Andrés
La situación provocada por la pandemia de COVID-19 revela la importancia que tienen el conocimiento y las capacidades científicas y tecnológicas. La evidencia empírica apunta a que la innovación es…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Hernández, Iván;Castellanos, Gonzalo;Gómez León, Andrés;Bermeo-Andrade, Helga Patricia;Sosa Bautista, Sergio;Penna, Caetano C. R.;Radaelli, Vanderléia
Las políticas orientadas por misiones (POM) conducen a la acción dentro de un marco audaz de amplia relevancia social, dirección clara y orientada a actividades de innovación ambiciosas. Además, van…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Goya, Daniel
Marshallian externalities are the benefits obtained by a sector due to geographical agglomeration, and Jacobian effects are spillovers related to the novel combinations that can occur in cities with…
Jan 2022
Author(s): Fiorentin, Florencia;Pereira, Mariano;Suárez, Diana
This study explores the presence of gender bias in public grants for science and technology (S&T) activities known as the Matilda effect in STEM disciplines (science, technology, engineering, and…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Anzolin, Guendalina
Natural resources are an important source for development, and Latin America is one of the regions with the highest endowment. This calls for a reconsideration of resource-based development.…
Dec 2021
Author(s): Bamber, Penny ;Fernandez-Stark, Karina
Perú es el segundo mayor productor y exportador de cobre del mundo. No obstante, el sector carece de encadenamientos hacia atrás; en este contexto, la penetración de proveedores innovadores capaces…