3rd Finance and Productivity Conference (FINPRO)

8. - 9. Juni 2023

Call for paper (submission closes 6 February 2023)

Conference on innovation and productivity in the aftermath of the pandemic

Jointly organised by CompNet, ADBI, IMF, CARF & Hitotsubashi University

15 November 2022 at the University of Tokyo.

For the livestream and presentations please click here.

8th Vintage Dataset

The new CompNet 8th vintage Dataset is available! 

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CompNet ProdTalks

ProdTalks - An Initiative by CompNet

Continuous call for Papers & Discussion every 1st Tuesday of the month at 15h00 CET.

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17 January 2023 with our special guest Professor Thomas Philippon

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The program will be published soon.



VOX Talks Economics: Closing the European Data Gap

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Recorded live at CEPR Paris Symposium 2022.

ComProd Monitor

The ComProd Monitor is a comprehensive dataset of innovative and traditional indicators of competitiveness and productivity.

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How ComProd can be used for competitiveness analysis can be found in this paper here

The dataset of the available indicator of ComProd can be downloaded in .zip format by clicking here

Welcome to CompNet

The Competitiveness Research Network (CompNet) provides a forum for high level research and policy analysis in the areas of competitiveness and productivity. Its main activities include the regular updating of its micro-based competitiveness dataset for European countries, unprecedented in terms of coverage and cross-country comparability.

Research Output

Users of the CompNet dataset have published more than 70 papers both in various working paper series and in a number of peer-reviewed journals.

IWH-CompNet Discussion Papers Other Output from CompNet members

Policy Output

This section collects brief notes that address urgent policy problems as well as reports on productivity by network members and European Productivity Boards.

Policy Briefs Policy Reports and Notes