Innovation and the Knowledge Economy – ABF May 2006

Innovation is a key issue for both corporate managers and public policy makers because it jointly determines the business performance of firms and the path of economic development. The argument presented in this paper is that business challenges and policy issues intersect. The aim is to explore how innovation happens, the importance of innovation for […]

2002 Measuring University 3rd Stream Activities UK Russell Report

Measuring Universities 3rd Stream Activities – UK Russell Report April 2002

Universities are seen by many to be increasingly significant sources of knowledge and capabilities within the knowledge economy. Policy-makers and analysts alike have begun to pay more attention to the ways in which university-based capabilities and activities can contribute to social and economic development. Since their inception, although universities have contributed directly and indirectly to […]