Public Procurement for Innovation

Good Practices and Strategies

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Public procurement offers an enormous potential market for innovative products and services. Used strategically, it can help governments boost innovation at both the national and local level and ultimately improve productivity and inclusiveness. Based on good practices in OECD and partner countries, this report analyses the state of play of procurement for innovation and provides a flexible framework focusing on 9 areas to promote it.



Public procurement for innovation: An overview

This chapter provides the general background for, and overview of, Public Procurement for Innovation: Good Practices and Strategies. This includes a definition of procurement for innovation for the purposes of this report, an introduction to the methodology behind the findings, and an overview of the findings from the underlying OECD Survey on Strategic Procurement for innovation 2015.


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