Keywords: Innovation, Firms Performance, Industrial Performance, Economic Growth, Sustainable Competitiveness

Affiliation:  University of Abomey-Calavi

Email Contact: ahohode.bernadin[at]

Bernadin G. C. Ahodode is a Research and Assistance Lecturer at the University of Abomey-Calavi of Benin Republic. He is also a PhD in Knowledge/Innovation Economics, under the ERASMUS MUNDUS/Intra-ACP: Entrepreneurial, Resources, Management, Innovation, Technology (ERMIT) scholarship program at the University of Yaoundé II of Cameroon. His research interests are in the areas of Innovation Systems, Innovation and Knowledge Economics, International Economics, Economic Growth, Development Economics (Climate Change, Enterprise Performance, Agriculture and Labor Productivities, Gender, Inequalities) and Quantitative Analysis (Macro and Micro Econometrics). He was a leading of African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) Project and currently a member of the Partnership for Economic Policy (PEP) project.