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International Journal of Frontiers in Engineering Technology, 2020, 2(1); doi: 10.25236/IJFET.2020.020108.

The analysis of the influencing factors of high-tech industry collaborative innovation efficiency in China based on two-stage DEA-Tobit model


Man Zhang

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Man Zhang

Business School, Northwest University of Political Science and Law, Xi’an 710122, China
Corresponding author e-mail: [email protected]


The collaborative innovation of Industry-University-Research Institute (IUR) in high-tech industry is a complex and uncertain process, and its innovation efficiency is also affected by many factors. Previous studies have mostly considered the influencing factors of the whole stage innovation efficiency, ignoring the differences of some factors on the R&D efficiency values and the technology transfer efficiency values of high-tech industry. Therefore, based on the two-stage efficiency values of different industries in high-tech industry from 2014 to 2016, this paper makes an empirical analysis of five factors influencing the two-stage efficiency of the collaborative innovation of IUR, using the two-stage DEA-Tobit model. So as to provide reference for improving the efficiency of collaborative innovation of high-tech industry.


high-tech industries, two-stage DEA-Tobit, the R&D efficiency, the technology transfer efficiency

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Man Zhang. The analysis of the influencing factors of high-tech industry collaborative innovation efficiency in China based on two-stage DEA-Tobit model. International Journal of Frontiers in Engineering Technology (2020), Vol. 2, Issue 1: 84-94. https://doi.org/10.25236/IJFET.2020.020108.


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