Embodied Knowledge Transfer: Comparing Inter-firm Labor Mobility in the Music Industry and Manufacturing Industries

Lars Frederiksen, Silvia Rita Sedit

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    Abstract

    This paper adds new knowledge to the phenomenon of transferring embodied knowledge through labor mobility by means of a comparative study of the entertainment and manufacturing industries. Explorative in nature, the paper takes advantage of unique data on the Danish labor market (i.e. IDA) to investigate labor mobility patterns for the two selected industries and to detect internal differences within industry segments and regarding creative intensive and invention activities in
    particular. We use the music industry as a proxy for the entertainment industries.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationFrederiksberg
    PublisherDRUID - Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics
    Number of pages41
    ISBN (Print)8778731798
    Publication statusPublished - 2005
    SeriesDRUID Working Paper
    Number05-14

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    Frederiksen, L., & Sedit, S. R. (2005). Embodied Knowledge Transfer: Comparing Inter-firm Labor Mobility in the Music Industry and Manufacturing Industries. DRUID - Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics. DRUID Working Paper, No. 05-14