OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2009
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OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2009

At a time when world economy is in the midst of the most severe economic downturn since the Great Depression, the OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard 2009 provides the statistical information necessary to define a response to these global challenges.

This edition of the  Scoreboard  illustrates and analyses a wide set of indicators of science, technology, globalisation and industrial performance in OECD and major non OECD countries (notably Brazil, Russia, India, Indonesia, China and South Africa). Indicators are organised around five issues: responding to the economic crisis, targeting new growth areas, competing in the world economy, connecting to global research, and investing in the knowledge economy, The Scoreboard also includes StatLinks, "clickable" access to the underlying data in Excel® spreadsheets.

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Publication Date :
03 Dec 2009
DOI :
10.1787/sti_scoreboard-2009-en
 
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Trends in the employment of foreign affiliates You or your institution have access to this content

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OECD
Pages :
44–45
DOI :
10.1787/sti_scoreboard-2009-15-en

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Foreign affiliates contribute to a host country’s international competitiveness through several channels. They provide access to new markets and new technologies for domestic suppliers and buyers along the value chain, generate knowledge spillovers for domestic firms, and invest a higher share of their revenue in research and development (R&D).
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