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Book Chapter: A holistic innovation policy – why, what and how?

A chapter by Charles entitled “A holistic innovation policy – why, what and how?” (in Swedish “En helhetlig innovationspolitik – varför, vad och hur?”) was published in an edited volume last July 1st in Almedalen. The book is entitled “Position Sweden – on innovation, sustainability and labor market – a debate anthology” (In Swedish “Position … Continue reading

Circle Working Paper: Efficiency of Research and Innovation Systems for Economic Growth and Employment
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Circle Working Paper: Efficiency of Research and Innovation Systems for Economic Growth and Employment

Based on the series of meetings with the European Research and Innovation Area Committee (ERAC), Charles has produced a final report in the form of a working paper entitled: Efficiency of Research and Innovation Systems for Economic Growth and Employment. He will also present this report at the Eu-SPRI (European Forum for Studies of Policies … Continue reading

Pre-commercial procurement: A demand or supply policy instrument in relation to innovation?
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Pre-commercial procurement: A demand or supply policy instrument in relation to innovation?

Charles Edquist’s and J. M. Zabala-Iturriagagoitia’s article, Pre-commercial procurement: a demand or supply policy instrument in relation to innovation? is now available as an early view at the Wiley Online Library website! Abstract: In 2006, the European Commission introduced the concept of ‘pre-commercial procurement’ (PCP) as an instrument to promote innovation and to mitigate grand … Continue reading

Charles and Susana receive Best Paper Award at Atlanta Conference
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Charles and Susana receive Best Paper Award at Atlanta Conference

Charles and Susana Borrás received the Best Paper Award 2013 at the Atlanta Conference on Science & Innovation Policy (http://www.atlantaconference.org/), at The Georgia Institute of Technology, 26-28 September 2013. Their paper is entitled “Competence Building: A Systemic Approach to Innovation Policy”. The award was presented during the ceremony at the conference on 26 September 2013. … Continue reading