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Technology and spillovers: evidence from Indian manufacturing microdata

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  • Shishir Saxena

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This article finds that technology stocks and spillovers have significantly affected the output of Indian manufacturing firms over the period 1994 to 2006. The technology of a firm is measured, as embodied in its recent stock of plant and machinery, as well as generated through its own R&D. Moreover, investments in both these types of capital by a firm, also generate significant knowledge spillovers, for all other firms in that industry.

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Article provided by Taylor & Francis Journals in its journal Applied Economics.

Volume (Year): 43 (2011)
Issue (Month): 10 ()
Pages: 1271-1287

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  1. Jakob Madsen & Shishir Saxena & James Ang, 2008. "The Indian Growth Miracle And Endogenous Growth," Monash Economics Working Papers 17/08, Monash University, Department of Economics.
  2. Bishwanath Goldar, 2009. "Impact of Trade on Employment Generation in Manufacturing in India," Trade Working Papers 22921, East Asian Bureau of Economic Research.

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