The Innovation for Development Report 2010-2011: Innovation as a Driver of Productivity and Economic Growth by A. López-clarosThe Innovation for Development Report 2010-2011: Innovation as a Driver of Productivity and Economic Growth by A. López-claros

The Innovation for Development Report 2010-2011: Innovation as a Driver of Productivity and…

byA. López-claros

Paperback | November 3, 2010

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This report provides a comprehensive look at the role of innovation in promoting economic and social development. It examines the impact of innovation on the economic growth of developing countries and the future role of technological innovation in international efforts to mitigate the effects of climate change, amongst many other issues.
AUGUSTO LOPEZ-CLAROS was the Chief Economist and Director of the Global Competitiveness Program at the World Economic Forum in Geneva (2003-2006), where he was the Editor of theGlobal Competitiveness Report, the Forum's flagship publication. He is the Founder of EFD: Global Consulting Network, an international consultancy specializing ...
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Title:The Innovation for Development Report 2010-2011: Innovation as a Driver of Productivity and…Format:PaperbackDimensions:335 pages, 10.98 × 8.27 × 0.67 inPublished:November 3, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230239676

ISBN - 13:9780230239678

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PART I: INNOVATION CAPACITY INDEX PART II: PAPERS FROM LEADING EXPERTS ADDRESSING DIFFERENT DIMENSIONS OF INNOVATION: The Impact of Innovation and Knowledge Spill-overs on the Economic Growth and Development Potential of Developing Countries The Learning Economy as a Phase of Economic Development Social Entrepreneurship as a Key Innovation for the Business Community in the 21st Century Breakthrough Innovation and the Growth of Innovation Clusters Intellectual Property, Innovation and the Debate on Open Source Technologies The Future Role of Technological Innovation in International Efforts to Mitigate the Effects of Climate Change, among others PART III: INNOVATION PROFILES FOR 70 OF THE MOST IMPORTANT COUNTRIES, WHICH ACCOUNT FOR THE LION'S SHARE OF WORLD OUTPUT