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The Space Economy at a Glance 2014 Click to Access:
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Space Economy at a Glance provides a statistical overview of the global space sector and its contributions to economic activity. This new edition provides indicators and statistics based on both official and private data, in over forty countries, and...
Cloud Computing: The Concept, Impacts and the Role of Government Policy Click to Access:
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Cloud computing is changing the way computing is undertaken. It provides the ability to access IT resources on demand without the need for significant capital expenditure, thereby lowering the entry barriers for new entrants in multiple sectors. Cloud computing has thus become a platform for...

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ICT employment Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/ict/ict-employment.htm
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ICT employment is defined as the people working in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector.
OECD Reviews of Innovation Policy: Netherlands 2014 Click to Access:
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This book provides a comprehensive assessment of the innovation system of the Netherlands, focusing on the role of government and including concrete recommendations on how to improve policies that affect innovation and R&D performance.
Biobased Chemicals and Bioplastics Click to Access:
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As OECD countries emerge from the global financial crisis, several countries have published their plans for the development of a future bioeconomy, an economy in which bio-based materials and production techniques will contribute significantly to economic and environmental sustainability. Such...
 
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