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    • Complementariedad entre TIC's e I+D: Un Análisis con Paneles Dinámicos 

      Egaña del Sol, Pablo; Bravo Ortega, Claudio (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2010)
      Este documento examina la complementariedad entre inversiones en I+D y TICs. Teóricamente, se modifica el modelo de Jones y Williams (1997). Empíricamente, se emplea un panel dinámico utilizando la metodología propuesta ...
    • Do Multilateral Trade Linkages Explain Bilateral Real Exchange Rate Volatility? 

      Bravo Ortega, Claudio (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2013)
      This paper investigates the impact of multilateral trade linkages on bilateral real exchange rate volatility by examining a particular channel —the extent of the effects of differences on import intensities (GDP’s share ...
    • Empirical evidence on R&D targeting and transitions 

      Álvarez Espinoza, Roberto; Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Poniachik Calderón, Dan (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2015-04)
      Over the last five decades a growing number of governments in developed and developing countries have implemented targeting policies to increase the R&D to GDP ratio. However, until now there have been few attempts either ...
    • Exploring the Relationship between R&D and Productivity: A Country-Level Study 

      Bravo Ortega, Claudio; García Linera, Álvaro (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2008)
      Research and development (R&D) has been considered a source of growth in productivity starting from Schultz (1953). Since then, significant research has studied this relationship at the firm, industry and country level. ...
    • Female-male participation in the Parliament. Are we ever going to converge to Scandinavia? 

      Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Eterovic, Nicolas; Paredes Haz, Valentina (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2016-03)
      Despite the fact that female political participation has been steadily growing over time with unseen effects on public policy, women representation in politics is substantially lower than their proportion in society. ...
    • A Historical perspective of a hundred years of industrialization. From vertical to horizontal policies in Chile 

      Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Eterovic, Nicolas (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2015-04)
    • Innovation and productivity in services: evidence from Chile 

      Álvarez Espinoza, Roberto; Zahler, Andrés; Bravo Ortega, Claudio (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2013-10)
      This paper analyzes empirically the relationship between innovation and productivity in the Chilean services sector. Consistent with recent evidence on developed countries, we find that services firms are as innovative ...
    • Innovation, exports and productivity: learning and self-selection in Chile 

      Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Benavente Hormazábal, José; González, Álvaro (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2013-06)
      Both exports and innovation (in particular, research and development) are key factors for the growth of firms and economies, but there has been little study of their combined impact on them, especially in developing ...
    • Intellectual Property Rights, Human Capital and the Incidence Of R&D Expenditures 

      Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Lederman, Daniel (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2008)
      The authors extend the model by Aghion and Howitt (1992) to highlight the role of intellectual-property-rights (IPRs) in the process of innovation and structural change. The model predicts, in contrast to existing ...
    • Knowledge-Intensive mining services: a regional approach for their development in Chile 

      Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Muñoz, Leonardo (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2017-07)
      Governments in every country are concerned about the local economic development within each country’s region. In this vein, the case of mining industry draws attention in its trend of establishing enclave economies ...
    • Product Mix Changes and Performance in Chilean Plants 

      Álvarez Espinoza, Roberto; Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Navarro, Lucas (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2012)
      A recent theoretical literature has given relevance to the study of the relationship between product mix changes and firm productivity. In this paper, taking advantage of a rich dataset for manufacturing plants in Chile ...
    • The emergence of new successful export activities in Latin America: the case of Chile 

      Agosín Trumper, Manuel; Bravo Ortega, Claudio (Inter-American Development Bank, 2009)
      This paper surveys overall export growth in Chile and focuses on three case studies of the emergence of successful export activities in Chile: wine, pork and blueberries. Each case study discusses how companies, associations, ...
    • What do women want? female suffrage and the size of government 

      Bravo Ortega, Claudio; Eterovic, Nicolás A.; Paredes, Valentina (Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Economía y Negocios, 2014-03)
      The scanty economic literature has attributed to female voting part of the increase in government expenditure and social government expenditure over the XXth century. This finding results puzzling considering that the ...