Our study contributes to assessing the causal impact of economic incentives supporting mobility on researchers' careers. A Regression Discontinuity Design analysis, exploiting unique rich data on a Swiss mobility grant program, shows that grant recipients enlarge their co-authorship networks, whereas no significant effects on scientific productivity are to be found
- i23 - Higher Education and Research Institutions
- o30 - "Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights: General"
- j61 - "Geographic Labor Mobility; Immigrant Workers"