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National Systems of Innovation in Comparison Structure and Performance Indicators for Knowledge Societies

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ISBN-10: 140204917X

ISBN-13: 9781402049170

Edition: 2006

Authors: Ulrich Schmoch, Christian Rammer, Harald Legler

List price: $189.00
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The concept of National Systems of Innovation was introduced as a method to describe the various elements which contribute to innovation performance and their interaction. Most analyses refer to the description of the structures of specific countries, whereas the comparison of different countries generally fails due to the inconsistency of information sources or the lack of specific data. In this book, the innovation structures of a broad set of countries are compared on the basis of various indicators. In particular, the topics of public and private R+D and their internationalisation, of scientific and technological performance, of innovation activities in manufacturing and services, of…    
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Book details

List price: $189.00
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Springer
Publication date: 7/3/2006
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 302
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.430
Language: English

Technological performance - concept and practice
R&D activities in the German business sector
The global distribution of R&D activities
Internationalisation of industrial R&D
Scientific performance in an international comparison
Technological structures and performance as reflected by patent indicators
Innovation in firms
Economic performance of technology sectors
Technology-based start-ups
Diffusion of information and communication technology
Education structures and highly skilled employment in Europe - a comparison
Challenges to the German dual system
Higher education indicators
Germany's education system in an international perspective - a analysis in relation to innovation
Trends in innovation policy : an international comparison