Working Papers


  • 5-January-2006

    English

    Examining Consumer Policy: A Report on Consumer Information Campaigns Concerning Scams (STI Digital Economy Paper 103)

    This report on consumer information campaigns concerning scams, makes recommendations for five areas in which practice can be improved to ensure that scams are more effectively understood and that campaigning against them is more integrated.

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  • 21-December-2005

    English

    The Promotion of a Culture of Security for Information Systems and Networks in OECD Countries (STI Digital Economy Paper 102)

    This report is a major information resource on governments’ effective efforts to date to foster a shift in culture as called for in the OECD Guidelines for the Security of Information Systems and Networks: Towards a Culture of Security.

  • 15-December-2005

    English

    An Empirical Contribution to Knowledge Production and Economic Growth (STI Working Paper 2005/10)

    This paper examines the dynamics of knowledge production for a panel of 19 OECD countries. A new and unique data set is used to proxy the domestic flows of “new-to-the-world” knowledge and ideas.

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  • 16-November-2005

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    Anti-Spam Regulation

    The "Anti-Spam Regulation" paper has been prepared with the objective of aiding the development and review of anti-spam legislation strategies and arrangements in OECD member countries and non-member economies.

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  • 18-October-2005

    English

    Analysing European and International Patent Citations: A Set of EPO Patent Database Building Blocks (STI Working Paper 2005/9)

    This paper presents a preliminary set of European and international citation data tables designed to enable researchers to become familiar with the subject and undertake a range of analyses.

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  • 22-September-2005

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    Growth in Services: Fostering Employment, Productivity and Innovation (STI Digital Economy Paper 94)

    The services sector now accounts for over 70% of total employment and value added in OECD economies. It also accounts for almost all employment growth in the OECD area.

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  • 31-August-2005

    English

    The Contribution of Foreign Affilliates to Productivity Growth: Evidence from OECD Countries (STI Working Paper 2005/8)

    This study quantifies the contribution of foreign affiliates to productivity growth using a growth accounting approach and compares the presence of foreign affiliates across OECD countries. The analysis confirms that foreign affiliates can make an important contribution to productivity growth.

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  • 16-June-2005

    English

    Biometric-based technologies (STI Digital Economy Paper 101)

    This report is intended to provide an understanding of the benefits and limitations of biometric-based technologies. It also includes information on existing privacy and security methodologies for assessing biometrics.

  • 15-June-2005

    English

    Case Studies of Successful Companies in the Services Sector and Lessons for Public Policy (STI Working Paper 2005/7)

    This review of 14 case studies of large international services firms shows factors common to their success and highlights the importance of internal factors, such as organisation of work, entrepreneurial management, worker motivation and company culture, which can differ considerably between firms.

  • 13-June-2005

    English

    OECD Report on Digital Music: Opportunities and Challenges (STI Digital Economy Paper 100)

    Unauthorised sharing of copyrighted works and new commercial digital delivery possibilities have thus far been a disruptive technology for the music industry. Still, the outlook for the music market in 2005 is positive due to rapidly increasing sales of (mobile) digital music services.

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