Back to Basics: Basic Research Spillovers, Innovation Policy and Growth
NBER Working Paper No. 19473
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We thank the seminar and conference participants at UCLA, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton, World Bank, AEA Meetings, Canadian Macroeconomics Study Group, Centre for Business Taxation Symposium (Oxford), IIO Conference, Bank of Italy, Industry and Labor Market Dynamics (Barcelona), NBER Productivity Lunch Seminar, SKEMA Workshop on Economic Growth, Structural Approaches to Productivity and Industrial Dynamics (Rome), and Turkish Central Bank for their insights. Akcigit gratefully acknowledges financial support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, and the National Science Foundation. Serrano-Velarde gratefully acknowledges financial support from the ESRC (Grant No RES-060-25-0033). The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.