In the study by Kamien, Muller, and Zang (1992), this form of R&D cooperation is called "RJV competition." There are a variety of ways to model the sharing process.
The aim of this paper is to identify, by using controlled laboratory experiments, how the decision to form research joint ventures (RJVs) changes with both relative progress during the R&D process and the intensity of product market competition.
(37.) Patterson DT, Westbrook JK, Joyce RJV
, Lingren PD, Rogasik J.
DE SOUSA, VLM., ALVES, RJV., MENEZES, M., SANT'ANNA, CL.
MEDEIROS, D., ALVES, RJV. and DE SENNA-VALLE, L., 2011.
ALVES, CS., ARAUJO, RJV
., BARBOSA, A., LINS, E., MELO, AAS.
For instance, should public authorities encourage the building of RJVs by exempting some competitors from antitrust laws (e.g., by allowing interchange fees for innovative payment solutions)?
(2007): "Why Firms Form (or do not Form) RJVs", The Economic Journal, Vol.
(14) In this paper we find that sourcing appears to be driven by sentiments towards Research Joint Ventures (RJVs
), the option to purchase and acquire, and research with federal laboratories.