The Scientific Century: securing our future prosperity
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No-one can predict the 21st century counterparts of quantum theory, the double helix and the internet. But there is little doubt that advances in science and technology will continue to transform t...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Date upload: 23/1/2011    Views: 493
Hidden innovation in the creative industries
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Innovation has been a subject of serious academic and policy interest for several decades. The 'creative industries' have been studied for a shorter period of time, but perhaps more intensely. Howe...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Date upload: 14/1/2011    Views: 676
Business R&D in Europe: Trends in Expenditures, Researcher Numbers and Related Policies
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In order to identify trends in business R&D, this report makes use of available, notably those regarding business expenditures on R&D (BERD) and a number of resear...
Uploaded by: Omid Omidvar    Date upload: 25/12/2010    Views: 1120
Data on Business R&D: Comparing BERD and the Scoreboard
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This paper presents three main limitations. First, really understanding the differences between BERD and the Scoreboard would require matching the two data series at company l...
Uploaded by: Omid Omidvar    Date upload: 25/12/2010    Views: 980
Strategic Governance of R&D-Related Policies
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This report contributes to a better understanding of strategic governance in R&D related policies in the EU Member States by developing a typology for assessing strategic governance and studying th...
Uploaded by: Omid Omidvar    Date upload: 25/12/2010    Views: 945
How to Strengthen the EU Knowledge Economy
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This policy brief argues that the policy initiatives that have followed the launch of the Lisbon Strategy have correctly put a strong emphasis on progress in the research, education, and innovat...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Date upload: 24/12/2010    Views: 673