The export additionality of innovation policy

Freel, Mark Stephen and Liu, Rebecca Ru-Yuh and Rammer, Christian (2019) The export additionality of innovation policy. Industrial and Corporate Change, 28 (5). 1257–1277. ISSN 0960-6491

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Abstract

The empirical evidence that innovation policies often lead to innovation additionality is long-standing. However, innovation is an intermediate outcome. Innovations are important to the extent that they contribute to some broader goal, such as the competitiveness of firms and economies. To this end, we take exporting as an important indicator of competitiveness and investigate whether innovation interventions lead to exporting outcomes. Using the Mannheim Innovation Panel, the current study explores whether innovation interventions at various administrative levels associate with changing export behaviors among German Small- and Medium-sized Enterprise (SMEs). Our results provide evidence of the scope for policymakers to employ innovation interventions as export policy.

Item Type: Journal Article
Journal or Publication Title: Industrial and Corporate Change
Additional Information: This is a pre-copy-editing, author-produced PDF of an article accepted for publication in Industrial and Corporate Change following peer review. The definitive publisher-authenticated version Mark Freel, Rebecca Liu, Christian Rammer; The export additionality of innovation policy, Industrial and Corporate Change, , dty059, https://doi.org/10.1093/icc/dty059 is available online at: https://academic.oup.com/icc/article/28/5/1257/5301647
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Departments: Lancaster University Management School > Marketing
ID Code: 131208
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 15 Feb 2019 12:00
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2020 05:05
URI: https://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/131208

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