STI-policy and economic trends: some critical views

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    The presentation deals with the topic, whether STI-policy may smoothen or even reverse economic downturns. The starting point is R&D investments and their societal effectiveness. On the basis of existing evidence one might as well sceptical as optimistic on the possibilities on STI-policy. The policy is not able, however, to affect short-term cycles but most likely long-term economic developments.
    Original languageEnglish
    Publication statusPublished - 2010
    MoE publication typeNot Eligible
    EventINNO-Grips workshop: Innovation Policy in an Anti-Cyclical Conjuncture - Köln, Germany
    Duration: 30 Sep 201030 Sep 2010


    WorkshopINNO-Grips workshop

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    Nieminen, M. (2010). STI-policy and economic trends: some critical views. Paper presented at INNO-Grips workshop, Köln, Germany.