Tag Archives: Funds

Continuous Investment

The EU still lags behind the United States and Japan in overall R&D intensity; China is rapidly catching up. The EU has set an R&D intensity target of 3 % for 2020, which is below the Japanese target of 4% but in line with those of the United States and China. The funding allocated to… Read More »

Need for Reforms

One of the Europe 2020 targets is to reach an R&D investment intensity of 3% in the EU. Governments and firms are investing strongly in research and development. However, the use of these resources will not be effective if they are not invested in a first class research and innovation system that is capable of… Read More »