The Fruits of Intellectual Production

Economic and Scientific Specialisation among OECD Countries

Keld Laursen, Ammon Salter

    Publikation: Working paperForskning

    Resumé

    This paper brings together data from 14 OECD countries on scientific publications, patents and production specialisation to explore the relationship between economic and production specialisation for 17 manufacturing sectors. Since Marx, there has been a fundamental debate in economics about the link between science and the economic system. Marx argued that the developments in the science system are strongly influenced by changes in the economic sphere, whereas Polanyi argued that developments in science are largely independent of economic sphere. Using a panel data model and econometric estimations at the sectoral-level, the paper assesses the two positions and finds considerable support for Marx’s position, that is, that scientific and production specialisation are, often, tightly linked.
    OriginalsprogEngelsk
    Udgivelses stedFrederiksberg
    UdgiverDRUID - Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics
    Antal sider24
    ISBN (Trykt)8778731194
    StatusUdgivet - 28 jan. 2002
    NavnDRUID Working Paper
    Nummer02-03

    Emneord

    • Scientific specialisation
    • International economic specialisation
    • Bibliometric data

    Citer dette

    Laursen, K., & Salter, A. (2002). The Fruits of Intellectual Production: Economic and Scientific Specialisation among OECD Countries. Frederiksberg: DRUID - Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics. DRUID Working Paper, Nr. 02-03
    Laursen, Keld ; Salter, Ammon. / The Fruits of Intellectual Production : Economic and Scientific Specialisation among OECD Countries. Frederiksberg : DRUID - Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics, 2002. (DRUID Working Paper; Nr. 02-03).
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    Laursen K, Salter A. The Fruits of Intellectual Production: Economic and Scientific Specialisation among OECD Countries. Frederiksberg: DRUID - Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics. 2002 jan 28.