Inversión en intangibles y estrategia competitiva: una extensión del modelo de Cournot

Investment in intangibles and competitive strategy: an extension of the Cournot model

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Gloria Inés Sarmiento
Óscar Arturo Benavides


En la creciente literatura sobre capital intangible hay un consenso relativo sobre su papel: las firmas dedican recursos a producirlo para obtener ventajas competitivas. Este artículo presenta un modelo en el que las firmas compiten à la Cournot, el cual explora los incentivos de las firmas para aumentar el nivel de capital intangible y muestra que si una firma es suficientemente productiva en la creación de capital intangible puede obtener mayores beneficios que sus competidores y poder de mercado aun en competencia perfecta.

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