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The Resource Rising to the challenge : U.S. innovation policy for the global economy, Committee on Comparative National Innovation Policies: Best Practice for the 21st Century, Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Policy and Global Affairs, Charles W. Wessner, Alan Wm. Wolff, editors, National Research Council of the National Academies

Rising to the challenge : U.S. innovation policy for the global economy, Committee on Comparative National Innovation Policies: Best Practice for the 21st Century, Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Policy and Global Affairs, Charles W. Wessner, Alan Wm. Wolff, editors, National Research Council of the National Academies

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Rising to the challenge : U.S. innovation policy for the global economy
Title
Rising to the challenge
Title remainder
U.S. innovation policy for the global economy
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Comparative National Innovation Policies: Best Practice for the 21st Century, Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Policy and Global Affairs, Charles W. Wessner, Alan Wm. Wolff, editors, National Research Council of the National Academies
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Language
eng
Summary
This volume draws together our findings from this extensive study while also drawing upon existing research concerning the global competitiveness challenge and the policies and programs that drive it. The report is in two parts. Part I describes the role of innovation in addressing the competitiveness challenge and highlights key policies and programs that leading nations and regions are undertaking to address this challenge. Part I concludes with the Committee's consensus findings and recommendations. Part II of this report provides supporting data, including in-depth case studies of policies and programs being promulgated in leading nations and regions of the world to accelerate innovation, grow new industries, and foster knowledge-based economic growth. The Overview at the front of this volume draws together the key points
Cataloging source
NLM
Dewey number
338/.064/0973
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC110.T4
LC item number
N38 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
HC 110.T4
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National Research Council (U.S.)
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  • Wessner, Charles W
  • Wolff, Alan Wm.
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  • Technological innovations
  • Technological innovations
  • Economic policy
  • United States
  • Technology
  • Diffusion of Innovation
  • Public Policy
  • Economics
  • History, 21st Century
  • United States
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Economic policy
  • Technological innovations
  • United States
Label
Rising to the challenge : U.S. innovation policy for the global economy, Committee on Comparative National Innovation Policies: Best Practice for the 21st Century, Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Policy and Global Affairs, Charles W. Wessner, Alan Wm. Wolff, editors, National Research Council of the National Academies
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Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed Oct. 26, 2012)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: The innovation challenge: America's innovation challenges -- New trends in global innovation -- The pillars of U.S. innovative strength -- Responding to the innovation challenge -- Chapter 2: Sustaining leadership in innovation: Improving framework conditions, substantially increasing R & D funding, institutional support for applied research -- Strengthening manufacturing -- Providing early stage finance -- Developing twenty-first century universities -- Investing in modern S & T parks -- Growing innovation clusters -- Hunting for global talent, the way forward -- Chapter 3: Findings -- Chapter 4: Recommendations -- Chapter 5: The new global competitive environment: Emerging powers -- Newly industrialized economies -- Industrialized nation case studies -- Chapter 6: National support for emerging industries: Seminconductors -- The photovoltaic industry -- Advanced batteries -- Pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals -- In closing -- Chapter 7: Clusters and regional initiatives: The innovation challenge, policies to foster innovation, regional innovation clusters -- Twenty-first century research and industry -- In closing
Control code
809848980
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 PDF file (xxiii, 573 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309255516
Lccn
2011279114
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809848980
Label
Rising to the challenge : U.S. innovation policy for the global economy, Committee on Comparative National Innovation Policies: Best Practice for the 21st Century, Board on Science, Technology, and Economic Policy, Policy and Global Affairs, Charles W. Wessner, Alan Wm. Wolff, editors, National Research Council of the National Academies
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed Oct. 26, 2012)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1: The innovation challenge: America's innovation challenges -- New trends in global innovation -- The pillars of U.S. innovative strength -- Responding to the innovation challenge -- Chapter 2: Sustaining leadership in innovation: Improving framework conditions, substantially increasing R & D funding, institutional support for applied research -- Strengthening manufacturing -- Providing early stage finance -- Developing twenty-first century universities -- Investing in modern S & T parks -- Growing innovation clusters -- Hunting for global talent, the way forward -- Chapter 3: Findings -- Chapter 4: Recommendations -- Chapter 5: The new global competitive environment: Emerging powers -- Newly industrialized economies -- Industrialized nation case studies -- Chapter 6: National support for emerging industries: Seminconductors -- The photovoltaic industry -- Advanced batteries -- Pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals -- In closing -- Chapter 7: Clusters and regional initiatives: The innovation challenge, policies to foster innovation, regional innovation clusters -- Twenty-first century research and industry -- In closing
Control code
809848980
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 PDF file (xxiii, 573 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309255516
Lccn
2011279114
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809848980

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