OECD Science, Technology and Industry Working Papers

Skills and global value chains
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1815-1965 (online)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/18151965
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The OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) leads OECD research on the contribution of science, technology and industry to well-being and economic growth. STI Working Papers cover a broad range of topics including definition and measurement of science and technology indicators, global value chains, and research on policies to promote innovation. These technical or analytical working papers are prepared by staff or outside consultants to share early insights and elicit feedback.
 
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  N° 2017/05   23 June 2017
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Skills and global value chains
Robert Grundke, Stéphanie Jamet, Margarita Kalamova, François Keslair, Mariagrazia Squicciarini
This study follows a job task-based approach to measure the skills of individuals. It exploits information contained in the OECD Survey of Adult Skills (PIAAC) and conducts an exploratory state-of-the-art factor analysis to obtain six task-based...
  N° 2017/04   16 May 2017
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The Multiprod project
Giuseppe Berlingieri, Patrick Blanchenay, Sara Calligaris, Chiara Criscuolo
This paper is a technical document, designed to serve as a reference document for subsequent papers arising out of MultiProd, a project of the Committee on Industry, Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Working Party on Industry Analysis, aimed at...
  N° 2017/03   05 May 2017
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Having the right mix: The role of skill bundles for comparative advantage and industry performance in GVCs
Robert Grundke, Stéphanie Jamet, Margarita Kalamova, Mariagrazia Squicciarini
This study investigates the role of countries’ skills endowment for comparative advantage. It tests the theoretical model of Ohnsorge and Trefler (2007) who argue that it is the bundling of various skills at the worker level and their joint...
  N° 2017/02   25 Apr 2017
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Inclusive innovation policies
Sandra Planes-Satorra, Caroline Paunov
Innovation policies are central to growth agendas in most countries, but have figured much less prominently in strategies to promote social inclusion. In recent years, many countries have implemented “inclusive innovation policies”– a specific set of...
  N° 2017/01   18 Feb 2017
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ICT: A new taxonomy based on the international patent classification
Takashi Inaba, Mariagrazia Squicciarini
This work proposes a definition of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) based on the technology classes of the International Patent Classification (IPC) in which patents are classified. This new taxonomy, called the “J tag”, aligns with...
  N° 2016/07   20 Oct 2016
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Hedonic Prices for Fixed Broadband Services
Carol Corrado, Olga Ukhaneva
This paper sets out a framework to estimate quality-adjusted price levels and price changes for fixed broadband services in OECD countries. We extend and adapt existing hedonic frameworks for international and interarea comparisons and consider the...
  N° 2016/06   11 Oct 2016
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Impact of apprenticeships on individuals and firms
Matej Bajgar, Chiara Criscuolo
This review summarises existing studies evaluating the impact of apprenticeships on individuals and firms and provides a brief overview of relevant evaluations in three related policy areas: education; active labour market programmes; and private...
  N° 2016/05   03 Sep 2016
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Estimating CO2 Emissions Embodied in Final Demand and Trade Using the OECD ICIO 2015
Kirsten S. Wiebe, Norihiko Yamano
Reliable carbon emissions statistics are essential for formulating responses to climate change including global negotiations such as those concluded in Kyoto in 1997 or recently in Paris at COP21. Typically, emissions statistics are compiled...
  N° 2016/04   16 July 2016
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OECD Taxonomy of Economic Activities Based on R&D Intensity
Fernando Galindo-Rueda, Fabien Verger
This paper provides a new taxonomy of industries according to their level of R&D intensity - the ratio of R&D to value added within an industry. Manufacturing and non-manufacturing activities are clustered into five groups (high, medium-high, medium,...
  N° 2016/03   07 July 2016
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Measuring the Link between Public Procurement and Innovation
Silvia Appelt, Fernando Galindo-Rueda
This paper presents the findings of a recent OECD project on the measurement of the link between public procurement and innovation that is intended to contribute to the review and implementation of the OECD measurement frameworks for R&D and...
  N° 2016/01   14 Jan 2016
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Routine jobs, employment and technological innovation in global value chains
Luca Marcolin, Sébastien Miroudot, Mariagrazia Squicciarini
This work addresses the role of global value chains (GVCs), workforce skills, ICT, innovation and industry structure in explaining employment levels of routine and non-routine occupations. The analysis encompasses 28 OECD countries over the period 2000-2011. It relies on a new country-specific...
  N° 2015/09   12 Oct 2015
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Estimating Cross-Country Investment in Training
Mariagrazia Squicciarini, Luca Marcolin, Peter Horvát
The present work proposes a novel methodology for the measurement of investment in human capital in the form of training. Differently from existing studies, the expenditures-based approach pursued encompasses investment in formal and on-the-job...
  N° 2015/08   12 Oct 2015
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Cross-Country Estimates of Employment and Investment in Organisational Capital
Marie Le Mouel, Mariagrazia Squicciarini
This work proposes a task-based methodology for the measurement of employment and investment in organisational capital (OC) in 20 OECD countries. It builds on the methodology of Squicciarini and Le Mouel (2012) and uses information from the OECD...
  N° 2015/07   29 July 2015
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The structure of steel exports
Anthony de Carvalho, Naoki Sekiguchi
This paper examines changes in the steel-related export structure of the ten largest steelmaking economies between 2004 and 2014, in terms of the steel products exported and the market destination for those exports. To shed light on how exporters’...
  N° 2015/06   03 July 2015
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Cross-country evidence on start-up dynamics
Flavio Calvino, Chiara Criscuolo, Carlo Menon
The report provides a description of start-up dynamics exploiting the richness of the recently collected DynEmp v.2 database. The contribution of new firms in terms of new jobs to the existing workforce can be expressed as a combination of four...
  N° 2015/05   24 June 2015
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The Use of Patent Statistics for International Comparisons and Analysis of Narrow Technological Fields
Ivan Haščič, Jérôme Silva, Nick Johnstone
Patent data provide an increasingly used means to analyse innovation performance worldwide including in countries with incomplete data coverage, such as some developing countries. This paper discusses the specific issues associated with using patent...
  N° 2015/04   24 June 2015
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Identifying and inducing breakthrough inventions
Florian Egli, Nick Johnstone, Carlo Menon
Most of the projections of the cost of meeting climate change mitigation targets hinge crucially upon assumptions made about the cost and timing of the development of breakthrough technologies. However, very little is known about the conditions which...
  N° 2015/03   27 May 2015
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Internet Literacy in Japan
Nagayuki Saito
The rise in Internet usage among young people has seen a corresponding increase in international concern regarding their online safety. In February 2012, the OECD Council adopted a “Recommendation on the Protection of Children Online”. The...
  N° 2015/02   27 Apr 2015
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Which factors influence the international mobility of research scientists?
Silvia Appelt, Brigitte van Beuzekom, Fernando Galindo-Rueda, Roberto de Pinho
This paper investigates the factors that influence the international mobility of research scientists using a new measure of mobility derived from changes in affiliations reported by publishing scientists in a major global index of scholarly...
  N° 2015/01   19 Jan 2015
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Measuring Design and its Role in Innovation
Fernando Galindo-Rueda, Valentine Millot
This working paper sums up the main findings of an OECD project aiming to provide an evidence basis for focusing efforts to improve the measurement of technological and non-technological forms of business innovation, with particular focus on the role...
  N° 2014/03   28 Oct 2014
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Renewable Energy Policies and Cross-border Investment
Chiara Criscuolo, Nick Johnstone, Carlo Menon, Victoria Shestalova
The study assesses the role of feed-in tariffs (FITs) and renewable energy certificates (RECs) in creating incentives for cross-border investments and for investments in particular technological portfolios via M&A. The analysis explores the dataset...
  N° 2014/02   22 May 2014
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DynEmp: A Stata® Routine for Distributed Micro-data Analysis of Business Dynamics
Chiara Criscuolo, Peter N. Gal, Carlo Menon
This paper introduces a new Stata® command, dynemp, which implements a distributed micro-data analysis of business and employment dynamics and firm demographics. The data source it requires are business registers or comparable firm- or establishment-...
  N° 2014/01   31 Mar 2014
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Environmental Policies and Risk Finance in the Green Sector
Chiara Criscuolo, Carlo Menon
Start-up firms play a crucial role in bringing to the market the innovations needed to move to a greener growth path. Risk finance is essential for allowing new ventures to commercialise new ideas and grow, especially in emerging sectors. Still, very...
  N° 2013/05   10 Sep 2013
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A Cross-Country Characterisation of the Patenting Behaviour of Firms based on Matched Firm and Patent Data
Mariagrazia Squicciarini, Hélène Dernis
This work proposes a characterisation of the patenting behaviours of firms. It relies on patent data linked to firm data from a commercial dataset, regards firms of 20 or more employees located in 15 countries, and refers to the period 1999-2010. The...
  N° 2013/04   05 Nov 2013
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Careers of Doctorate Holders
Laudeline Auriol, Max Misu, Rebecca Ann Freeman
This paper presents an analysis of the labour market and mobility indicators generated by the second large-scale data collection on Careers of Doctorate Holders, a joint project by the OECD, UNESCO Institute for Statistics and Eurostat. There has...
  N° 2013/03   06 June 2013
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Measuring Patent Quality
Mariagrazia Squicciarini, Hélène Dernis, Chiara Criscuolo
This work contributes to the definition and measurement of patent quality. It proposes a wide array of indicators capturing the technological and economic value of patented inventions, and the possible impact that these might have on subsequent...
  N° 2013/02   22 May 2013
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Stimulating Economic Growth through Knowledge-Based Investment
Charles Hulten
Recent studies have shown that knowledge-based capital (KBC) is an important source of economic growth in many of the world’s advanced economies (much more so than R&D alone) and is positively correlated with real GDP per capita in a cross-section of...
  N° 2013/01   29 Jan 2013
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Innovation and Inclusive Development
Caroline Paunov
Inclusive development is a key policy priority since growth processes have not always helped lowerincome groups. Innovation is a major driver of growth and its relationship with inequalities in income and opportunities raises some important policy...
  N° 2012/07   31 Dec 2012
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Mapping Careers and Mobility of Doctorate Holders
Laudeline Auriol, Martin Schaaper, Bernard Felix
In 2004, the OECD launched a collaborative project with the UNESCO Institute for Statistics and Eurostat aimed at developing internationally comparable indicators on the labour market, career path and mobility of doctorate holders. This paper...
  N° 2012/06   17 Dec 2012
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Mixed Modes of Innovation
Marion Frenz, Ray Lambert
This study uses exploratory data analysis techniques to develop typologies of innovation modes or strategies for groups of firms. Analysing micro-level survey data from 18 countries we identify five innovation modes. The coherence and relevance of...
  N° 2012/05   25 Sep 2012
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Defining and Measuring Investment in Organisational Capital
Mariagrazia Squicciarini, Marie Le Mouel
This work seeks to quantify investment in Organisational Capital (OC) by looking at the task content of occupations. It relies on the literature suggesting OC to be embodied in a firm’s workforce and defines OC as those tasks performed by employees –...
  N° 2012/04   22 May 2012
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Modes of Public Funding of Research and Development
Jan van Steen
This paper presents the results of the data collection across 18 participating countries, demonstrating that it is possible to produce new policy relevant indicators on public funding of R&D in addition to those envisaged in the OECD Frascati Manual....
  N° 2012/03   23 Apr 2012
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International Comparative Evidence on Global Value Chains
Koen De Backer, Norihiko Yamano
The past decades have witnessed a rapid globalisation of economic activity which has significantly changed the outlook of the world economy. International production, trade and investments are increasingly organised within so-called global value...
  N° 2012/02   12 Apr 2012
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The Export Performance of Countries within Global Value Chains (GVCs)
Andrea Beltramello, Koen De Backer, Laurent Moussiegt
The growing importance of global value chains (GVCs) in the international organisation of production increasingly challenges the traditional way of measuring countries’ export performance and hence international competitiveness. As a result of...
  N° 2012/01   05 Mar 2012
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Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management for Public to Private Knowledge Transfer
Branco Ponomariov, Craig Boardman
This paper reviews the current academic thinking on knowledge transfer channels between universities and private industry, from a human resource perspective. It also offers a general framework for “re-organising” the literature, so as to identify...
  N° 2011/06   20 Dec 2011
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Compilation of Bilateral Trade Database by Industry and End-Use Category
Shiguang Zhu, Norihiko Yamano, Agnès Cimper
During the last decade, the volume of international trade has increased significantly as international economic integration has deepened, especially in emerging countries, and national industrial structures have become increasingly aligned with...
  N° 2011/05   19 Dec 2011
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Imports, Innovation and Employment after Crisis
Caroline Paunov
Imports are often perceived as a threat to employment. However, access to imported intermediate inputs can be essential to stimulate innovation and generate employment. We investigate this question based on a unique dataset of Ecuadorian...
  N° 2011/04   01 Dec 2011
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Accounting for the Self-Employed in Labour Share Estimates
Rebecca Ann Freeman
The imputation of the labour income of the self-employed typically relies upon the assumption that individuals of this group earn the same average hourly compensation as employees, either at the total economy or industry level. While this assumption...
  N° 2011/03   12 Dec 2011
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Recent Developments in Asian Economic Integration
Kiichiro Fukasaku, Bo Meng, Norihiko Yamano
This paper analyses the contribution to and engagement in global supply chains of Asian emerging economies by measuring several globalisation indicators based on the harmonised input-output and bilateral trade databases developed by the OECD. It...
  N° 2011/02   22 Aug 2011
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Opening Japan: Comparisons with Other G20 Countries and Lessons Learned from International Experience
Andrea Beltramello, Koen De Backer, Victor Mercader, Laurent Moussiegt
Openness has been shown to be an important driver of economic growth. Because of the broad character of the current globalisation process, openness has many dimensions: trade (in both goods and services), foreign direct investment (FDI), circulation...
  N° 2011/01   07 Jan 2011
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Workforce Skills and Innovation
Phillip Toner
This paper provides an account of the main approaches, debates and evidence in the literature on the role of workforce skills in the innovation process in developed economies. It draws on multiple sources including the innovation studies discipline,...
  N° 2010/05   12 Nov 2010
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The Role of Internet Service Providers in Botnet Mitigation
Michel J. G. van Eeten, Johannes M. Bauer, Hadi Asghari, Shirin Tabatabaie
Botnets – networks of machines infected with malicious software – are widely regarded as a critical security threat. Measures that directly address the end users who own the infected machines are useful, but have proven insufficient to reduce the...
  N° 2010/04   26 Mar 2010
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Careers of Doctorate Holders
Laudeline Auriol
This paper presents the results of the first large-scale data collection conducted in the framework of the OECD/UNESCO Institute for Statistics/Eurostat project on Careers of Doctorate Holders (CDH). Doctorate holders represent a crucial human...
  N° 2010/03   18 Mar 2010
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Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Financial Market Cycles
Josh Lerner
While hard data is difficult to find, the financial crisis appears to have had a substantial negative effect on investors’ willingness to finance innovative entrepreneurship. This dearth of capital is particularly worrisome in light of the widely...
  N° 2010/02   12 Feb 2010
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Insight into Different Types of Patent Families
Catalina Martinez
What are patent families? What is the impact of adopting one definition or another? Are some definitions of patent families better suited than others for certain uses in statistical and economic analysis? The aim of this paper is to provide some...
  N° 2010/01   05 Jan 2010
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Mapping Careers and Mobility of Doctorate Holders
Laudeline Auriol, Bernard Felix, Martin Schaaper
Human resources are recognised as being key to the creation, commercialisation and diffusion of innovation. Among them, doctorate holders are not only the most qualified in terms of educational attainment, but also those who are specifically trained...
  N° 2009/09   22 Dec 2009
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The Emerging Patent Marketplace
Tomoya Yanagisawa, Dominique Guellec
Facilitating the mobilisation, sharing, or exchange of patents is increasingly important to promote innovation in this globalised and well-networked world, where the circulation of ideas and technologies is essential to innovation. In the context of...
  N° 2009/08   30 Dec 2009
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Pre-Emptive Patenting
Dominique Guellec, Catalina Martinez, Maria Pluvia Zuniga
We investigate statistically the characteristics, functioning and incidence of pre-emptive patenting, defined as patent filings whose main effect is to hamper the grant of other patents. Patent applications can be used to prevent the grant of...
  N° 2009/07   25 June 2009
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Nanotechnology: An Overview Based on Indicators and Statistics
Christopher Palmberg, Hélène Dernis, Claire Miguet
Nanotechnology is commonly considered to offer considerable promise extending from business opportunities throughout various industries to broader socio-economic benefits, especially in the context of pressing global challenges such as those related...
  N° 2009/06   08 Apr 2009
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Trademarks as an Indicator of Product and Marketing Innovations
Valentine Millot
Non-technological innovation is a major factor of competitiveness and productivity growth in the economy, notably in the service industries. However, the measurement of non-technological innovation and of innovation in the service industries is...
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