This sixth edition of the OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard provides a comprehensive picture of countries’ performance in the areas of science, technology, globalisation and industry. New indicators address emerging policy issues such as the international mobility of scientists, innovation as measured by patent families, biotechnology, nanotechnology, new indicators on the information economy, the role of multinational enterprises, productivity, firm turnover and industrial performance.
- 22 oct 2003
- DOI :
Creation and Diffusion of Knowledge
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Investment in knowledge ; Trends in domestic R&D expenditure ; R&D financing and performance ; Business R&D ; Business R&D by industry ; R&D in selected ICT industries and ict patents ; Business R&D by size classes of firms ; R&D performed by the higher education and government sectors ; Biotechnology R&D, venture capital and patents ; Health-related R&D ; Basic research ; Defence R&D in government budgets ; Space R&D and innovation . Tax treatment of R&D ; Nanotechnology ; Venture capital ; Human resources ; Flows of university graduates ; Employment of tertiary-level graduates ; Human resources in science and technology ; Researchers International mobility of human capital ; International mobility of PhD students ; Patent applications to the European Patent Office ; Patent families ; R&D in non-OECD economies ; Patenting in non-OECD economies ; Human resources in non-OECD economies ; Scientific publications.