EC publishes study on research, innovation and economic growth on RIO
The European Commission (EC), DG Research and Innovation has published a study on research, innovation and economic growth on its Research and Innovation Observatory (RIO). DG Research and Innovation commissioned Deloitte and RAND Europe to undertake a this study with the aim to better understand the impact of public policy on innovation. In particular, the objective of the study is twofold: enhance the evidence base around the impact of public policy on research and innovation; and explore possible modifications in QUEST III (a macro-economic model developed by the Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs) to evaluate a number of innovation policies and reforms.
The report consists of several publications, looking at
- R&D policy reforms and strategies
- skill accumulation
- technology diffusion
- knowledge production function and R&D investments.
An executive summary is also provided as a separate document.
Download the publications from the RIO library.