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Neil Foster, Johann Scharler and Jesus Crespo-Cuaresma
''Barriers to technology adoption, international R and D spillovers and growth''
( 2008, Vol. 15 No.3 )
Panel data is used to investigate the extent of R and D spillovers between OECD countries, and the importance of barriers to technology adoption in affecting the benefits of such spillovers. Our results indicate that countries with less regulated goods and labour markets benefit more from foreign R and D.
JEL: O3 - Technological Change; Research and Development: General
O4 - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity: General
Manuscript Received : Jan 18 2008 Manuscript Accepted : Mar 06 2008

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