Trade and Innovation

November 21, 2019

Car and truck manufacturers play a key role in German innovation activity. Innovation in the industry is evidence given that the sector has increased their patent performance by about 70 percent since 2005, while the total number of applications has stagnated.

November 18, 2019

Managing impacts and mitigation of climate change will require major efforts in the coming years. The state plays a key role in all these tasks, particularly by providing favorable conditions and appropriate supporting measures for private investors.

November 12, 2019

New Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) proposals on digital taxation would mean a substantial overhaul of Canadian tax rules if they are brought into effect, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute.

November 12, 2019

Contrary to common belief, enterprise automation is not a cause for alarm, but instead a societal imperative. Modern nations will need all the productivity they can get to address today’s ever-more-resource-constrained challenges.

September 1, 2019

Based on secondary data analysis and key informant interviews this paper examines the technical and economic feasibility of automation in the Indian garment sector and its likely impact on jobs.

July 16, 2019

The digital revolution is transforming the economy global and the way the society lives, works, and relates. The result of the econometric models developed for this study suggests that increases in digitalization augments real GDP growth per capita, in line with the provisions of the economic literature.

July 10, 2019

The Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) has released its annual report for 2018 detailing its accomplishments in research, policy recommendation, and collaboration in numerous fields effecting economic outcomes.

July 8, 2019

New areas of partnership between India and the US—and particularly India and the Bay Area-Silicon Valley— are emerging as India’s economy is rapidly digitizing.

April 1, 2019

This report provides a snapshot of the Canadian economy and outlines the broad alignment of shared interests and values between Canada and the US, California, and the Bay Area.

March 1, 2019

EuroPACE will develop a scalable on-tax financing mechanism to unlock the huge potential for deployment of energy saving and generation technologies to European households. The scheme is inspired by the successful US PACE scheme that was invented in California in 2008.