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.
- Publication Date :
- 22 Oct 2003
- DOI :
Global Integration of Economic Activities
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Trends in international trade and investment flows ; International trade ; Exposure to international trade competition by industry ; Intra-firm trade in total trade ; Import content of exports ; Foreign direct investment flows ; Cross-border mergers and acquisitions ; Activity of affiliates under foreign control in manufacturing ; Activity of affiliates under foreign control in services ; The contribution of multinationals to value added and labour productivity ; Internationalisation of manufacturing R&D ; Cross-border ownership of inventions ; International co-operation in science and technology ; Technology balance of payments.