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Research Joint Ventures and the Cost Paradox

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  • Kline, J.J.

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We consider the impact of the cost paradox on the likelihood of cooperative firms to use a cost reducing Research Joint Venture (RJV) to increase research levels when spillovers are large.

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  • Kline, J.J., 1998. "Research Joint Ventures and the Cost Paradox," Papers 356, Australian National University - Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:fth:aunaec:356
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    1. Ruslan Lukach & Joseph Plasmans & Peter M. Kort, 2005. "Innovation Strategies in a Competitive Dynamic Setting," CESifo Working Paper Series 1395, CESifo Group Munich.
    2. Pei-Cheng Liao, 2008. "Downstream R&D Rivalry With Spillovers And Discriminatory Input Pricing," Australian Economic Papers, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 47(4), pages 376-388, December.
    3. René Belderbos & Martin Carree & Boris Lokshin, 2006. "Complementarity in R&D Cooperation Strategies," Review of Industrial Organization, Springer;The Industrial Organization Society, vol. 28(4), pages 401-426, June.
    4. Yasunori Ouchida & Daisaku Goto, 2014. "Environmental Research Joint Ventures and Time-Consistent Emission Tax," Working Papers 2014.35, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei.
    5. Kaiser, Ulrich, 2002. "An empirical test of models explaining research expenditures and research cooperation: evidence for the German service sector," International Journal of Industrial Organization, Elsevier, vol. 20(6), pages 747-774, June.

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    Keywords

    COSTS ; RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ; INNOVATIONS ; OLIGOPOLIES;

    JEL classification:

    • L13 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - Oligopoly and Other Imperfect Markets
    • O31 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Innovation and Invention: Processes and Incentives

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