The Internationalization of Inventive Activity : A Gravity Model Using Patent Data

@inproceedings{Picci2013TheIO,
  title={The Internationalization of Inventive Activity : A Gravity Model Using Patent Data},
  author={Lucio Picci},
  year={2013}
}
This paper discusses the extent and the determinants of the internationalization of European inventive activity, between 1990 and 2004, using an innovative method to treat the information contained in the European Patent Office's Patstat database. The observed level of internationalization of inventive activities, while being rather low, has steadily… CONTINUE READING