INTERNATIONAL MOBILITY AND RESEARCH CAREERS: EVIDENCE FROM A MOBILITY GRANT PROGRAM.

STEFANO BARUFFALDI, MARIANNA MARINO, FABIANA VISENTIN

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Abstract

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
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-5
Number of pages5
JournalAcademy of Management. Annual Meeting Proceedings
Volume2017
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2017
Externally publishedYes

JEL classifications

  • i23 - Higher Education and Research Institutions
  • o30 - "Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights: General"
  • j61 - "Geographic Labor Mobility; Immigrant Workers"

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