Public sector research: A growing role in innovation systems

Philippe Larédo, Philippe Mustar

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This essay highlights three converging trends experienced by 'public sector research' during the past decade. Looking especially at France, our discussion draws attention to the new roles of universities, the blurring of relationships between types of research institutions and research activities, and the development of 'research collectives' as an organizational feature now emerging throughout Europe.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11-27
Number of pages16
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2004


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