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Handbook of Innovation Indicators and Measurement

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Edited by Fred Gault

This Handbook comprehensively examines indicators and statistical measurement related to innovation (as defined in the OECD/Eurostat Oslo Manual). It deals with the development and the use of innovation indicators to support decision-making and is written by authors who are practitioners, who know what works and what does not, in order to improve the development of indicators to satisfy future policy needs.
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Chapter 19: Innovation indicators and measurement: challenges

Fred Gault

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Innovation indicators are part of the policy process and measurement activities provide the statistics that become the indicators. This handbook has covered many of the issues related to measuring the activity of innovation, producing and presenting the indicators, and, then, using them. In Part VI, some evolving subjects were presented. In this chapter the first section addresses issues that are ongoing in indicator production and use. Then there is a discussion of developments anticipated in the short and in the longer term.

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