Gross domestic product and exports versus domestic value added – Ericsson Eesti As in the Estonian economy

Baltic Rim Economies (2015) Nro 3, p. 40

Commodity price recovery is gaining foot

Commodity prices will turn to a slight recovery during the 2015 – 2016 forecasting period, foresees the Working Group on Commodity Prices of AIECE, Association of European Business Cycle Institutes in the biannual report ” World Trade and Commodity Prices in 2015 – 2016”. Pulled by crude oil prices, energy raw materials are expected to […]

Alternatives for Measuring Structural Budgetary Position

Publications of the Government’s analysis, assessment and research activities 12/2015

Machines in a Cloud – or a Cloud in Machines? Emerging New Trends of the Digital Platforms in Industry and Society

In the beginning of the 1990’s, various fragmented information networks of the Internet were combined into one integrated network of systems. As a result, the commercial utilization of the Internet boomed, creating completely new business models and economic structures in the process. A similar reaction is now anticipated from the digitalization of industry and society […]

Subsidies, the Shadow of Death and Labor Productivity

Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, Vol. 15, Issue 2, pp 189-204 Our panel data from over 10,000 Finnish firms during the years 2003–2010 elucidates the effect of different business subsidies on firm productivity performance and on the relationship between firms’ lagged labor productivity and market exit. We find that none of the subsidy types […]

Market-Driven Investment Strategies to Implement the Bioeconomy Policy

The Finnish economy is in dire need of industrial renewal. In the last two years, the government has put forth a number of green strategies that aim at turning the ship. Addressing these strategies, this brief suggests a new financial instrument – the Multi-Asset Renewal Fund (MARF) – to leverage limited public resources to boost […]

Gross domestic product and exports versus domestic value added – Ericsson Eesti As in the Estonian economy

Baltic Rim Economies (2015) Nro 3, p. 40

Commodity price recovery is gaining foot

Commodity prices will turn to a slight recovery during the 2015 – 2016 forecasting period, foresees the Working Group on Commodity Prices of AIECE, Association of European Business Cycle Institutes in the biannual report ” World Trade and Commodity Prices in 2015 – 2016”. Pulled by crude oil prices, energy raw materials are expected to […]

Alternatives for Measuring Structural Budgetary Position

Publications of the Government’s analysis, assessment and research activities 12/2015

Machines in a Cloud – or a Cloud in Machines? Emerging New Trends of the Digital Platforms in Industry and Society

In the beginning of the 1990’s, various fragmented information networks of the Internet were combined into one integrated network of systems. As a result, the commercial utilization of the Internet boomed, creating completely new business models and economic structures in the process. A similar reaction is now anticipated from the digitalization of industry and society […]

Subsidies, the Shadow of Death and Labor Productivity

Journal of Industry, Competition and Trade, Vol. 15, Issue 2, pp 189-204 Our panel data from over 10,000 Finnish firms during the years 2003–2010 elucidates the effect of different business subsidies on firm productivity performance and on the relationship between firms’ lagged labor productivity and market exit. We find that none of the subsidy types […]

Market-Driven Investment Strategies to Implement the Bioeconomy Policy

The Finnish economy is in dire need of industrial renewal. In the last two years, the government has put forth a number of green strategies that aim at turning the ship. Addressing these strategies, this brief suggests a new financial instrument – the Multi-Asset Renewal Fund (MARF) – to leverage limited public resources to boost […]