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Labour costs (in current R&D expenditures)

Definition
Labour costs, or compensation of employed personnel, comprise annual wages and salaries and all associated costs or fringe benefits, such as bonus payments, stock options, holiday pay, contributions to pension funds. The concept of labour costs also includes other social security payments and payroll taxes.
Source Definition
OECD (2015), Frascati Manual 2015: Guidelines for Collecting and Reporting Data on Research and Experimental Development.
Purpose
To break down R&D expenditure by type of costs.
Data Source
R&D surveys.

Coûts de main-d’œuvre (dans les dépenses courantes de R-D)

Définition
Les coûts de main-d’œuvre, ou les rémunérations du personnel, comprennent les salaires et traitements annuels ainsi que l’ensemble des coûts correspondant aux avantages annexes, tels que primes, options sur titres, congés payés et cotisations aux fonds de pension. Les coûts de main-d’œuvre incluent également les autres charges et cotisations sociales.
Source de la définition
OCDE. (2016), Manuel de Frascati 2015: Lignes directrices pour le recueil et la communication des données sur la recherche et le développement expérimental.
But
Répartir les dépenses en R-D par type de coûts.
Source de données
Enquêtes de R-D.

Salarios (en gastos corrientes de I+D)

Definición
(Nota: esta definición será añadida en breve).
Fuente(s) de datos
Encuestas de I+D.