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The aim of CRIEFF is to foster rigorous research in the economics of industry in its broadest sense. The methods used can be theoretical, quantitative or qualitative. The research agenda includes mainstream industrial organization, R & D and technological diffusion, the organizational theory of the firm, the economics of entrepreneurship and the small firm, multinational firms, the economics of the single European market, venture capital investment, patenting, high technology clusters, pension reform, tax progressivity, income inequality, firm dynamics, speculative bubbles, financial reporting.



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