The Impact of Chinese Imports on Innovation, IT and Productivity

The Impact of Chinese Imports on Innovation, IT and Productivity

Using new panel data across twelve European countries from 1996-2007, John Van Reenen presented work examining the impact of Chinese import competition on broad measures of technical change, including patenting, IT and TFP.

Summary

Using new panel data across twelve European countries from 1996-2007, John Van Reenen presented work examining the impact of Chinese import competition on broad measures of technical change, including patenting, IT and TFP.