Paulo Bastos Tigre

Paulo Bastos Tigre
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro | UFRJ · Instituto de Economia (IE)

PhD

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February 1993 - present
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Position
  • Professor (Full)
Description
  • Teaching and reserach on the economics of technology
Education
October 1978 - July 1982
University of Sussex
Field of study
  • Science and Technology Policy

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Publications (55)
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Este capítulo explora a evolução recente das trajetórias, teorias e métricas da inovação em serviços diante das dificuldades de lidar com elementos como intangibilidade, alta interatividade entre fornecedores e clientes, e simultaneidade entre processo, produto e consumo.
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O advento de novas tecnologias de informação e comunicação (TIC) vem acentuando a tendência de transformar produtos em serviços, resultando em novos modelos de negócios e de novas trajetórias de inovação centradas no conhecimento, inovação e compartilhamento de informações. A transformação de produtos em serviços tem provocado a reestruturação de c...
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Nota técnica do Projeto Indústria 2027. Ao longo de doze meses o projeto Indústria 2027: Riscos e Oportunidades para o Brasil Diante de Inovações Disruptivas pretendeu apontar, para diferentes Sistemas Produtivos e Clusters de Inovações Disruptivas, as principais tendências no plano nacional e internacional, os processos associados de geração e dif...
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The Brazilian pharmaceutical industry is heavily dependent on external sources of inputs, capital, and technology. However, the emergence of technological opportunities and the development of biotechnology and the decline of the patent boom and resulting advances by generic drugs have opened windows of opportunities for the local industry. The arti...
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This article examines the goals, instruments and characteristics of Information and Communication Technolgy (ICT) enabled innovations in the Brazilian software industry emphasizing technologies, transmitting channels, learning processes, and organizational changes required by advanced digital tools. The methodology steams from the adaptation of an...
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Radical innovations in information technology are opening windows of opportunities for developing new business models which will affect the structure of global industry. By reviewing structural changes in the information technology industry over the past five decades, this article analyzes the relationship between innovation, the surge of paradigm...
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This paper intends to preliminarily address three aspects related to industrial policy (IP) for the digital games industry. The first is theoretical-conceptual: what would be the outline or boundaries of an IP for the games industry? To answer such question potential mechanisms will be identified that may be taken into account to foster the develop...
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convencional entende que a inovação resulta, sobretudo, das atividades sistemáticas de pesquisa e desenvolvimento (P&D). Na prática, porém, as tendências apresentadas nas quatro últimas versões da Pesquisa de Inovação Tecno-lógica do IBGE (Pintec) indicam que a expansão das ativida-des inovativas no Brasil tem se dado com base em outras fon-tes de...
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Software and information services (SIS) have become a field of increasing opportunities for international trade due to the worldwide diffusion of a combination of technological and organizational innovations. In several regions, the software industry is organized in clusters, usually referred to as "knowledge cities" because of the growing importan...
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La exportación de servicios es uno de los fenómenos más dinámicos de la economía internacional contemporánea. Actividades que anteriormente se prestaban fundamentalmente dentro de las fronteras de cada país hoy son internacionalmente transables —desde la salud y la educación, hasta los servicios contables, legales o de investigación y desarrollo, p...
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Intellectual property rights aim at providing incentives for innovation, but can also constitute a burden for technological diffusion. This article discusses the conflicts arising from software patent protection, an area in which the assets are intangible and replicable at almost no cost. Current practices of intellectual property (IP) protection i...
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Technology appropriation in knowledge economy: innovation and intellectual property in Latin American software industry Intellectual property rights aim at providing incentives for innovation, but can also constitute a burden for technological diffusion. This article discusses the conflicts arising from software patent protection, an area in which...
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Ideias fundadoras são aquelas que efetivamente abrem novos caminhos para o pensamento científico e desafiam pesquisadores a discuti-las e aprofundá-las. Esse artigo, escrito há mais de 20 anos, está bastante adequado ao título, a julgar pelas 1.512 citações registradas no Google Scholar até julho de 2009. Ao abordar a inovação como um processo inte...
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Presented at the GLOBELICS 6th International Conference 2008 22-24 September, Mexico City, Mexico.
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This paper reviews the legal framework for intellectual property protection for softwareas a product in the USA, European Union and Brazil. Rapid technological change inthe world software industry poses new challenges for existing intellectual propertyregimes. The USA has responded with a flexible interpretation of property rightswhich in fact favo...
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Brazil presents an interesting case study of local factors influencing the adoption and impacts of e-commerce. Globalization is typically associated with the adoption of innovative technologies such as e-commerce that facilitate expansion into international markets and management of cross-border transactions. In the case of Brazil, however, its lar...
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This article describes the main changes suffered by the textile industrial complex in the 1990’s and the options for growth it has today. After a brief description of the complex, Section 3 will show how the changes in the internal and external markets during the 1990’s affected job creation. Section 3 will describe the technological tendencies and...
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The structure of the world industry is constantly affected by technologicalinnovations and by an institutional dynamics which destroy and create firmsand markets. Historically, the increasing speed of these changes has demanded acontinuous reformulation of the economic theories dealing with the firm. Thisarticle examines such theories under the ana...
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Brazil presents an interesting case study of local factors influencing the adoption and impacts of e‐commerce. It is a large developing country in which some segments of the economy are technologically sophisticated while others are quite backward. Based on existing knowledge of Brazil's economic and policy environment and its experience with other...
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In Brazil, a poor telecommunication infrastructure was considered an important barrier for e-business diffusion. However, from 1998, when the telecom system was privatized, to 2000, telecom investments boosted to an average of 1.36% of GNP a year, a percentage well above both Brazilian and Latin American historical levels. There is now idle capacit...
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E-commerce is growing rapidly in Brazil, led by information-intensive and transaction-intensive sectors such as finance, manufacturing, and retail/wholesale. However, Brazil's highly uneven income distribution is a major barrier for B2C diffusion. Government policies have emphasized promotional or enabling initiatives such as e-procurement, tax fil...
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E-commerce is growing rapidly in Brazil, led by information-intensive and transaction-intensive sectors such as finance, manufacturing, and retail/wholesale. However, Brazil's highly uneven income distribution is a major barrier for B2C diffusion. Government policies have emphasized promotional or enabling initiatives such as e-procurement, tax fil...
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Institutional changes in telecommunications services have revolutionized the way national governments and multilateral agencies treat the sector. In Latin America, changes have been especially dramatic since new regulation has given rise to a completely different group of actors and industry structure. This chapter looks at the impact of internatio...
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The rapid diffusion of information technologies and the Internet gave birth toradical interpretations about their worldwide economic impacts. Three hypotheseswidely discussed in the specialized literature are particularly interesting for theirrelevance for economic analysis and will be reviewed in this article based on empiricalresearch on electron...
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E-commerce policy priorities evolve with a country’s transition through phases of “e-commerce readiness”. For most developing countries, getting the basic telecommunications infrastructure, competitive environment, and regulatory framework in place to support widespread and affordable Internet access remains the highest priority. Telecoms privatisa...
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Market liberalization has been carried out by many developing countries in the hopes of stimulating trade, investment and technology transfer. In order to analyze the impacts of liberalization on a specific industry sector, this paper compares the experiences of Brazil and Mexico in liberalizing the computer industry in the 1990s. The authors concl...
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Since the early 1990s, Brazilian IT policy has changed substantially from greenhouse protectionism in selected segments of the market to a more liberal regime. This article analyses the impact of liberalization on IT equipment production, diffusion, employment, and foreign trade. There were both benefits and setbacks, depending on the aspect analyz...
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Since the early 1990s, Brazilian IT policy has changed substantially from greenhouse protectionism in selected segments of the market to a more liberal regime. This article analyses the impact of liberalization on IT equipment production, diffusion, employment, and foreign trade. There were both benefits and setbacks, depending on the aspect analyz...
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FLACSO Este informe se presenta tal como se recibió por el CIID de parte del o de los becarios del proyecto. No ha sido sometido a revisión por pares ni a otros procesos de evaluación. Esta obra se usa con el permiso de Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales.
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By focusing on the concrete history of attempts by two major newly industrialized countries (NICs) — Brazil and Korea — to promote indigenous innovation in the computer industry, this paper explores the interaction of state structures and industrial organization in shaping developmental strategies. It is argued that Korea's initially stronger priva...
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Japan has moved through two post-war "telecommunications regimes," one NTT-driven and another bureaucracy-driven, to find the right government policy mix that contributes to economic development. In each case, advances in technologies and market demand pressured the "iron triangle"—politicians, bureaucrats and business executives—to re-configure th...
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1. INTRODUÇÃO Desde os tempos de Alfred Marshall, a teoria econômica procura criar mo- delos que capturem a lógica do comportamento das firmas e dos merca- dos. Os resultados destes esforços não resultaram em um quadro analítico convergente, já que persistem controvérsias importantes acerca do papel das diferentes forças que influenciam o crescimen...
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Apresentação Este trabalho examina os impactos das mudanças tecnológicas nas Tecnologias da Informação e Comunicação (TIC) sobre emprego e qualificação e composição da força de trabalho. A metodologia utilizada inclui uma resenha da literatura internacional, análise de bases de dados sobre emprego formal no Brasil e estudos de caso sobre os setores...

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The project aims at analysing the rise and the impacts of innovations in services and sharing economy.