Quantitative Analysis of Technology Futures. Part I: Techniques, Contexts, and Organizations
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As a gentle introduction to quantitative foresight techniques we begin by providing a working definition of Future-Oriented Technology Analysis (FTA) and discussing its role, uses, and popularit...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Year of publication: 2013    Date upload: 10/6/2013    Views: 5374
Recession Britain: Findings from economic and social research
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Britain has now been in recession for over a year.Why has it happened now after more than a decade and a half of steady growth? When is the economy likely to turn around and recovery begin? How can...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Date upload: 23/1/2011    Views: 778
Recognising the value of business patents with university inventors
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Support to university patent ownership is a popular R&D policy initiative to promote effective knowledge sharing. However, tentative results illustrate that the risk of negative consequences exists.
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RTD policy approaches in different types of European regions
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The modes of coordination of policy actions are critically important in the context of multilevel, multi-actor governance. Ideally, this includes vertical coordination between diff...
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Scenarios for future scientifific and technological developments in developing countries 2005-2015
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SCOPE 2015 was a European Commission funded initiative aimed at producing scenarios for research and technology development cooperation with Europe. The project had three major objectives: (1) To p...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Date upload: 25/1/2011    Views: 1236
Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Agenda 2020
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Agenda 2020 is an ambitious plan to position Ireland as a global knowledge leader, a society with scientific and engineering research at its core, driving economic, social and cultural developme...
Uploaded by: Rafael Popper    Year of publication: 2012    Date upload: 10/6/2013    Views: 4778