iKNOW Grand SectorsPrimary sector (10)Changing natural resources into primary products, such as extraction and production of raw materialsSecondary sector (12)Manufacturing and transformation of raw or intermediate materials into goodsTertiary sector (57)Providing services to consumers and businesses, including knowledge-based services, such as information generation and sharing, information technology, consultation, education, research and development, financial planning, etc.
Activities of EU Member States with Regard to the Reform of the Public Research Base
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This report provides evidence on the reforms in the research base since 2000 in universities and public research institutes, and highlights the most significant trends in terms of regulations, poli...
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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...
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Stock, Career and Mobility of Researchers in the EU
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Indicators on researchers' career and mobility based on the "Integrated Information System on European Researchers" (IISER) project. This project aimed to set up a sustainable European-wide system ...
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Towards a horizontal reading of the ERAWATCH inventory
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Selective review of policies introduced by EU MS in support of Human Resources for Research and Development (HRRD), making use of information reported in ERAWATCH national profiles of research poli...
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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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Is networking a substitute or a complement to regional innovation capacity?
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This report attempts to shed some light on the joint influence of regional innovation capacity and scientific networking on regional R&D productivity. Findings indicate that there are distinct path...
Uploaded by: Omid Omidvar    Date upload: 24/12/2010    Views: 785