- JRC nr: JRC103175
- Publication date
- 10 November 2016
What are the secrets for stimulating R&D investment and job creation? This question is of central importance for the EU Innovation Union strategy. This documentapplies a new econometric technique to the EU Industrial R&D Scoreboard data on the world's top R&D investors, to highlight the key role of sales growth (instead of profits growth) as the engine of R&D investment and job creation.
COAD Alexander, GRASSANO Nicola