Organizational capital and firm performance. Empirical evidence for European firms
AbstractThe paper assesses the impact of Organizational Capital (OC) on firm perfor- mance for a sample of European firms. OC is proxied by capitalizing an income statement item (SGA expenses). A rationale for this methodology is provided. Results are robust and show the strong effect of OC on firm performance.
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Date of creation: 2010
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Intangibles; Knowledge-based resources; Organizational capital; R&D capital stock; Translog production function;
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- Tronconi, Claudia & Vittucci Marzetti, Giuseppe, 2011. "Organization capital and firm performance. Empirical evidence for European firms," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 112(2), pages 141-143, August.
- C21 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Single Equation Models; Single Variables - - - Cross-Sectional Models; Spatial Models; Treatment Effect Models
- D24 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Production; Cost; Capital; Capital, Total Factor, and Multifactor Productivity; Capacity
- D29 - Microeconomics - - Production and Organizations - - - Other
- L20 - Industrial Organization - - Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior - - - General
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- NEP-ALL-2010-12-04 (All new papers)
- NEP-BEC-2010-12-04 (Business Economics)
- NEP-CSE-2010-12-04 (Economics of Strategic Management)
- NEP-EFF-2010-12-04 (Efficiency & Productivity)
- NEP-EUR-2010-12-04 (Microeconomic European Issues)
- NEP-SBM-2010-12-04 (Small Business Management)
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