Research funding cuts threaten global innovation

From OECD report – in University World News.

A decline in government funding of science and technology research in some countries – including four of the world’s 10 biggest economies – could pose a threat to innovation at a time when global challenges such as climate change and ageing populations demand solutions, according to a new OECD report.

Check:

http://www.universityworldnews.com/article.php?story=20161209233443636

http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/science-and-technology/oecd-science-technology-and-innovation-outlook-2016_sti_in_outlook-2016-en#.WEmqCXecZdA#page1

Povl Tiedemann
December 2016

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