Innovation and Productivity Workshop
Sponsored by the Institute of Advanced Study, Durham University, and Durham University Business School with the Centre for Economic Growth and Policy.
|10:40–11:10||Registration, Tea & Coffee|
|11:20–11:45||Mehmet Ugur and Eshref Trushin, “UK subsidies and private R&D investment: Variations in input additionality by firm type and over time”, presenter – Professor Mehmet Ugur, Greenwich University|
|11:45–12:00||Questions, answers and discussion|
|12:00–12:25||Richard Harris and John Moffat, “The decline of British manufacturing, 1973-2012: The role of total factor productivity”, presenter – Dr John Moffat, Durham University Business School|
|12:25–12:40||Questions, answers and discussion|
|14:00–14:25||Eshref Trushin and Mehmet Ugur “Firm-size diversity and R&D investment: effects of ecosystem complexity on company survival in UK data”, presenter – Dr Eshref Trushin, Durham University|
|14:25–14:40||Questions, answers and discussion|
|14:40–15:05||Junhong Yang and Bo Pan, “Industry competition and firm innovation: Evidence from China”, presenter – Bo Pan, Management School, University of Sheffield|
|15:05–15:20||Questions, answers and discussion|
|15:20–15:40||Tea & Coffee|
|15:40–16:05||Sebastian Aparicio, Juan Muñoz-Mora, David Urbano “Historical roots, institutions, and entrepreneurial culture: A regional case in Colombia”, presenter - Sebastian Aparicio, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona|
|15:05–16:15||Questions, answers and discussion|
|16:15–16:40||Fernando Aguirre, “Effects of innovative effort on different components of productivity and impacts of financial support for innovations: Evidence for the Colombian manufacturing industry”, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia|
|16:40–16:50||Questions, answers and discussion|
|17:00–18:00||Dinner and departures|
|18:00||After dinner optional walks at Durham Castle and Cathedral.|
NB: PhD students registered in the UK who are accepted to present a paper can apply for assistance with travel/accommodation up to a total of £200 per student by supplying the expected travel costs when they email their paper.
Attendance at the conference is free but booking is essential. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register your attendance.