A knowledge based approach to collaboration in basic research
AbstractThis paper suggests a knowledge based approach to the formation of collaboration networks in basic research. Though mainly focused on foundations, it provides the example of a knowledge distribution supporting pairwise equilibrium outcomes which correspond to a star-like collaboration network.
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Date of creation: 25 Nov 2009
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ideas; knowledge endowment; modularity; collaboration game; pairwise equilibrium; star network.;
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- O30 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights - - - General
- D85 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - Network Formation
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