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The Economics and Finance Letters

March 2017, Volume 4, 1, pp 1-8

Technological Innovation in Central and Eastern Europe: What’s the Contribution of Innovation Policy?

Kamilia Loukil

Kamilia Loukil 1

  1. Doctor of Economics Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Management of Sfax, Tunisia 1

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Pages: 1-8

DOI: 10.18488/journal.29.2017.41.1.8

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Article History:

Received: 07 April, 2017
Revised: 17 May, 2017
Accepted: 06 June, 2017
Published: 03 July, 2017


Abstract:

If European Union member states are technologically lagging behind other member countries, especially Eastern European countries, it is important to analyze whether or not public policies contribute to the reduction of this gap. In this respect, our study examines the effect of public innovation policy on technological innovation in Central and Eastern European countries. The estimation of panel data model for 10 countries over the 1998-2013 period show that innovation policy in these countries is not efficient.

Contribution/ Originality
This study contributes in the existing literature by showing in another manner the inefficiency of innovation policy in Central and Eastern European countries. It assesses public efforts by considering two periods: before policy implementation and after policy implementation.

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Central and Eastern European countries, innovation, R&D, innovation policy

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This study received no specific financial support.

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The author declares that there are no conflicts of interests regarding the publication of this paper.

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