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Land and buildings (in capital R&D expenditures)

Definition
Land and buildings include land acquired for R&D use (e.g. testing grounds, sites for laboratories and pilot plants) and buildings constructed or purchased for R&D use, including major improvements, modifications and repairs.
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.

Terrains et constructions (dans les dépenses en capital consacrées à la R-D)

Définition
Les terrains et constructions comprennent les terrains acquis à des fins de R-D (par exemple, réalisation d’essais, aménagement de laboratoires et d’usines pilotes) ainsi que les bâtiments construits ou acquis à des fins de R-D, grands travaux d’aménagement, de modification et de réparation inclus.
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.

Terrenos y edificios (en gastos de capital en I+D)

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