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OECD Science, Technology and Innovation Outlook 2016

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The fully revamped and re-titled OECD Science, Technology and Innovation Outlook is a biennial publication that aims to inform policy makers and analysts on recent and future changes in global science, technology and innovation (STI) patterns and their potential implications on and for national and international STI policies. Based on the most recent data available, the report provides comparative analysis of new policies and instruments being used in OECD countries and a number of major emerging economies (including Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, the Russian Federation and South Africa) to boost the contribution of science and innovation to growth and to global and social challenges. In this edition, detailed country and policy profiles are available on line.

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Innovation in the bioeconomy

The bioeconomy encompasses industrial biotechnology, other modern biotechnologies, green chemistry, bio-based production and biomass production, and recent policy is aiming to develop the bioeconomy as part of the broader effort to achieve sustainability. However, the bioeconomy can mean more, e.g. pulp and paper production, even farming. How it is defined does make a difference.

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