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Title: R&D policy and privatization in a mixed oligopoly
Authors: Gil-Molto, Maria Jose
Poyago-Theotoky, Joanna
Zikos, Vasileios
Keywords: Mixed oligopoly
Process innovation
R&D subsidy
Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: © Loughborough University
Series/Report no.: Loughborough University. Department of Economics. Discussion Paper Series;WP 2006 - 22
Abstract: We introduce R&D activity and R&D subsidies in the context of a mixed oligopoly and evaluate the effects of privatization on welfare. We show that when R&D subsidies are employed, privatization is welfare and R&D promoting provided that the number of competitors is sufficiently large.
Description: This is a working paper. It is also available at: http://ideas.repec.org/p/lbo/lbowps/2006_25.html
Version: Published
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/4159
ISSN: 1750-4171
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