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R&D functions

Definition
R&D personnel are classified according to their R&D function, which may be researcher, technician or other support staff.
Source Definition
OECD (2015), Frascati Manual 2015: Guidelines for Collecting and Reporting Data on Research and Experimental Development.
Purpose
To break down R&D personnel by function.
Data Source
R&D surveys.

Fonction de R-D

Définition
Le personnel de R-D est classé par fonction de R-D : chercheur, technicien ou personnel de soutien.
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 le personnel de R-D par fonction.
Source de données
Enquêtes de R-D.

Funciones de I+D

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