Please fill in the blanks below with all required information. Fields that are marked with an asterisk (*) are mandatory. The request will be reviewed by the Executive Committee of CompNet and you will be informed about the acceptance of your application.
With this form, you are requesting the 8th vintage dataset. For a detailed documentation of this dataset please refer to the:
– User Guide for the 8th Vintage of the CompNet dataset (link)
Additional helpful material:
– CompNet Firm Productivity Report, based on the 7th vintage (link)
– Cross-Country Comparability Report, based on the 6th vintage (link)
For access to the 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th vintage datasets please contact the IWH Research Data Centre: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you intend to publish research that is based or makes use of CompNet data we kindly require you to: (1) include a reference to the User Guide and (2) include the following footnote naming the caveats for interpretation of the results: "The user must be aware that small differences in data collection rules and procedures across countries may exist and are out of CompNet’s control. Nevertheless comparability issues appear to be limited."