This workshop is the third in a series on the economic impact of information and communication technologies (ICT), organized by the ICTNET and funded by the European Commision. Information on the two previous workshops can be found by clicking here: Parma and London workshops. The goal of this workshop is to bring together leading researchers on the economics of information and communication technologies (ICT) in order to discuss recent scientific contributions and outstanding policy challenges. Particular emphasis will be placed on ICT-enabled innovation, productivity and growth. Theoretical, empirical, experimental and policy oriented contributions are welcome.
The particular topics of interest are listed below:
- ICT, productivity and growth at the firm, industry and country level
- Knowledge links within and between firms, and relationship to innovation
- ICT, knowledge flows and innovation networks
- Knowledge, growth and the crisis
ZEW Center for European Economic Research
– Irene Bertschek (ZEW Mannheim, Germany)
– Francesco Daveri (University of Parma, Italy)
– Jonathan Haskell (Imperial College, London, UK)
– Vincenzo Spiezia (OECD)
Deadline for papers submission
2 September 2011
Please send your paper in PDF format to: email@example.com
Notification of acceptance
Authors will be notified of acceptance by 12 September 2011
Registration for the conference
Registration for the conference is required no later than 25 September 2011
Travel and Accommodation
For participants who present a paper, travel expenses (advance ticket/low cost fare) and accommodation will be covered by the ICTNET Research Network.
All participants will be responsible for arranging their own travel and accommodation.
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