Which technology strategies better pay-off? A longitudinal study of inward technology licensing, internal R&D and firm performance

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This research project aims at investigating the impact of a firm’s licensing and patenting activity on its financial market value and innovative performance. It aims at examining the following research question, what are the short-tem and long-term effects of external and internal technology acquisition on firm performance? The empirical study is based on 104 companies that have been selected from the Standard & Poors 500 index according to their sector classification, i.e. if they belonged to the energy, materials or consumer staples sectors. This dataset is integrated with information gathered from Compustat, Factiva and the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The period chosen for analysis is 2006-2012.
Effective start/end date01/01/2013 → …

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