The Forthcoming Events list for 2011 is building up nicely, so please don't forget to check it out!
|Full speed ahead -- but will|
he get his submission in by
the 1 March cut-off date?
Thanks to Chris Torrero the IPKat has been pointed to some potentially interesting papers on the economics of Industrial Research and Innovation, which can be accessed here. They are
#12/2010: Doing R&D or not, that is the question (in a crisis)The Kat hasn't had the time to read them yet, and wonders whether they contain any of the evidence that the Hargreaves Review (above) seeks. If one or more diligent reader with time on his/her hands would like to skim them for facts and conclusions that can be cut, pasted and sent to the Review, that would be an act of great and unremunerated kindness.
#11/2010: Corporate R&D and firm efficiency: Evidence from Europe’s top R&D investors
#10/2010: The determinants of R&D Investment: the role of Cash flow and Capabilities
#9/2010: What is small? Small and medium enterprises facing patenting activities
#8/2010: Innovation and Employment: A firm level analysis with European R&D Scoreboard data
#7/2010: Young Leading Innovators and EU’s R&D intensity gap
|Sporting their attractive new uniforms,|
Mongolian trade mark examiners train
for the onset of the Singapore rules
|It's not widely known, but the idea for loose-leaf|
binders was inspired by the man-trap
|The first waffle iron: great for|
food but terrible for shirts
here. This is a Brain League initiative, run by its Nurturing Genius director, Kaylan. Elsewhere on the Blogosphere, things are quietening down for the new year holiday season -- but expect plenty of excitement and adventure when 2011 dawns!
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