Reconsidering the Drivers of Territorial Innovation: New Evidence on the Spatial Knowledge Production Function in the EU Regions digital
format: Article | RIVISTA INTERNAZIONALE DI SCIENZE SOCIALI - 2017 - 3
The paper explores the heterogeneity behind the production of innovation at the regional level. We empirically estimate the innovation equation with EU regional data using either patents or innovative sales in the region as dependent variable. The empirical model accounts for external, spillover, effects and allows for parameter heterogeneity among pre-selected groups of regions...