Measuring the income to intangibles in goods production: a global value chain approach

Economic Research Working Paper No. 36

Автор(ы): Wen Chen, Reitze Gouma, Bart Los, Marcel P. Timmer | Год издания: 2017

Today’s production processes are fragmented across countries and industries. Intangibles play an important role, but their measurement is elusive. This paper proposes a new empirical framework to measure factor incomes in production that spans industries and countries.