Industry Concentration in Europe and North America

@article{Bajgar2019IndustryCI,
  title={Industry Concentration in Europe and North America},
  author={Matěj Bajgar and Giuseppe Berlingieri and Sara Calligaris and Chiara Criscuolo and Jon Timmis},
  journal={OECD Productivity Working Papers},
  year={2019}
}
This report presents new evidence on industry concentration trends in Europe and in North America. It uses two novel data sources: representative firm-level concentration measures from the OECD MultiProd project, and business-group-level concentration measures using matched Orbis-Worldscope-Zephyr data. Based on the MultiProd data, it finds that between 2001 and 2012 the average industry across 10 European economies saw a 2-3-percentage-point increase in the share of the 10% largest companies… 
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