• Effekten av Sivas virkemidler på vekst og verdiskaping 

      Fjærli, Erik; Iancu, Diana-Cristina; Raknerud, Arvid (Rapporter;2018/17, Research report, 2018-05-15)
      I denne rapporten presenterer vi resultatene av en analyse av Sivas (Selskapet for industrivekst) næringshager og inkubasjonprogram. Statistisk Sentralbyrå gjennomførte i 2015-16 en evaluering av innovasjons- og ...
    • Innovasjons- og verdiskapingseffekter av utvalgte næringspolitiske virkemidler 

      Cappelen, Ådne; Fjærli, Erik; Iancu, Diana-Cristina; Klemetsen, Marit; Moxnes, Andreas; Nilsen, Øivind Anti; Raknerud, Arvid; Rybalka, Marina (Rapporter;2016/12, Research report, 2016-04-08)
      I denne rapporten studerer vi effektene av næringspolitiske virkemidler med offentlig finansiering der målsettingen er økt verdiskaping og innovasjon. Våre analyser omfatter Skattefunn (SKF), innovasjonsvirkemidlene til ...
    • Productivity Dispersion and Measurement Error 

      von Brasch, Thomas; Iancu, Diana-Cristina; Skjerpen, Terje (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-11-11)
      Several reasons have been put forward to explain the high dispersion of productivity across establishments: quality of management, different input usage and market distortions, to name but a few. Although it is acknowledged ...
    • Productivity dispersion and measurement errors 

      Brasch, Thomas von; Iancu, Diana-Cristina; Skjerpen, Terje (Discussion Papers;No. 869, Working paper, 2017-11-24)
      We outline a novel procedure to identify the role of measurement errors in explaining the empirical dispersion in productivity across establishments. The starting point of our framework is the typical errors-in-variable ...
    • Productivity growth, firm turnover and new varieties 

      Brasch, Thomas von; Iancu, Diana-Cristina; Raknerud, Arvid (Discussion Papers;No. 872, Working paper, 2018-03-08)
      We reconcile two different strands of the literature: the literature on how new goods impact prices and the literature on productivity growth and firm turnover. To our knowledge, this is the first paper to provide a ...
    • Public R&D Support and Firms’ Performance A Panel Data Study 

      Nilsen, Øivind A.; Raknerud, Arvid; Iancu, Diana-Cristina (Discussion Papers;No. 878, Working paper, 2018-06-19)
      We analyse all the major sources of direct and indirect R&D subsidies in Norway in the period 2002-2013 and compare their effects on individual firms’ performance. Firms that received support are matched with a control ...
    • Understanding the productivity slowdown The importance of entry and exit of workers 

      Brasch, Thomas von; Cappelen, Ådne; Iancu, Diana-Cristina (Discussion papers;818, Working paper, 2015-09)
      Many OECD countries have experienced a slowdown in measured labour productivity from 2005 and onwards. Norway is no exception in this respect. Most countries use a simple aggregate of hours worked when measuring labour ...