IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/cai/reofsp/reof_073_0113.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

Innovation, Productivity Gains and the Evolution of Market Structure

Author

Listed:
  • Mario Amendola
  • Jean-Luc Gaffard
  • Patrick Musso

Abstract

The paper analyses the co-ordinating role that markets and organisations are called on to play in determining productivity gains. In fact, the viability of innovation processes cannot be dissociated from the way market structures emerge and evolve. The success (or not) of the introduction of new technologies and the emergence and evolution of given market structures does not depend on the properties of technology, but on the capacity to coordinate the activity of the different firms participating in the restructuring process, which results in a certain degree of stability of the market structure. JEL Classification: L 11.

Suggested Citation

  • Mario Amendola & Jean-Luc Gaffard & Patrick Musso, 2006. "Innovation, Productivity Gains and the Evolution of Market Structure," Revue de l'OFCE, Presses de Sciences-Po, vol. 97(5), pages 113-134.
  • Handle: RePEc:cai:reofsp:reof_073_0113
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.cairn.info/load_pdf.php?ID_ARTICLE=REOF_073_0113
    Download Restriction: free

    File URL: http://www.cairn.info/revue-de-l-ofce-2006-5-page-113.htm
    Download Restriction: free

    Other versions of this item:

    References listed on IDEAS

    as
    1. Jean Tirole, 1988. "The Theory of Industrial Organization," MIT Press Books, The MIT Press, edition 1, volume 1, number 0262200716, January.
    2. Amendola, Mario & Gaffard, Jean-Luc, 1998. "Out of Equilibrium," OUP Catalogue, Oxford University Press, number 9780198293804.
    3. G. B. Richardson, 1998. "The Economics of Imperfect Knowledge," Books, Edward Elgar Publishing, number 1524, April.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    Citations

    Citations are extracted by the CitEc Project, subscribe to its RSS feed for this item.
    as


    Cited by:

    1. Jean-Luc Gaffard, 2007. "Concurrence et innovation en Europe. Le dilemme de la compétitivité," Revue de l'OFCE, Presses de Sciences-Po, vol. 0(3), pages 353-379.
    2. Jean-Luc Gaffard, 2013. "Re-insudstrializing the Eurozone," Sciences Po publications 2013-08, Sciences Po.
    3. Jean-Luc Gaffard, 2008. "Innovation, competition, and growth: Schumpeterian ideas within a Hicksian framework," Journal of Evolutionary Economics, Springer, vol. 18(3), pages 295-311, August.

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:cai:reofsp:reof_073_0113. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Jean-Baptiste de Vathaire). General contact details of provider: http://www.cairn.info/revue-de-l-ofce.htm .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    If CitEc recognized a reference but did not link an item in RePEc to it, you can help with this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.