• Ongoing quest for QWERTY 

      Heggedal, Tom-Reiel; Helland, Leif (CREAM Publications;1/2012, Working paper, 2012)
      First, we replicate the remarkable result of Hossain & Morgan (AER 2009), in which subjects in an experimental market tip almost perfectly to the superior platform even if an inferior platform enjoys initial monopoly. Next, ...
    • R&D and productivity: A firm level investigation of the Norwegian manufacturing industry 

      Moen, Martin Styrmoe; Burchardt, Stine Marguerite (CREAM Publications;6/2010, Working paper, 2010)
      For centuries researchers have grappled with the question: What drives technological progress which in turn powers the all important aggregated growth of the economy? We argue that this question is interesting because it ...
    • Regulering av fjernvarme 

      Dalen, Dag Morten; Moen, Espen R.; Riis, Christian (CREAM Publications;3/2010, Working paper, 2010)
      I denne rapporten vurderer vi reguleringer av fjernvarmesektoren i Norge. Utgangspunktet for analysen er hensynet til en samfunnsøkonomisk effektiv energiforsyning. Prinsippene for effektive investeringer i energiinfra ...
    • Samfunnsøkonomiske virkninger av fergefri E-39 Stavanger-Bergen 

      Reiel-Heggedal, Tom; Moen, Espen R.; Riis, Christian (CREAM Publications;2/2014, Working paper, 2014)
      Rapporten drøfter og beregner de samfunnsøkonomiske virkningene av en fergefri veiforbindelse E-39 fra Stavanger til Bergen. Det er to strekninger med to nye forbindelsespunkter som blir gjenstand for analyse. Den første ...
    • The economic impacts of compatibility standards: The case of Office Open XML 

      Burud, Ellen; Flaaten, Karoline (CREAM Publications;8/2010, Working paper, 2010)
    • The R&D of Norwegian Firms: an Empirical Analysis 

      Manganelli, Anton Giulio (CREAM Publications;5/2010, Working paper, 2010)
      This thesis aims at investigating the determinants and the effects of R&D investments in a panel data of Norwegian medium and large firms from year 1995 to 2005. There is evidence of cash constraints in the R&D expenditures, ...