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Results 13 - 18 of 134 for science, technology & innovation tag
Any creative work undertaken to increase the stock of knowledge for developing innovations but performed by other firms (including other firms or subsidiaries ...
Active participation in joint innovation projects with other organizations. Pure contracting out of work, where there is no active collaboration, is not ...
Current R&D expenditures are composed of labour costs and other current costs (including for external R&D personnel) used in R&D. Services and items (including ...
Implementation by a firm of a new or significantly improved good or service that was already available from its competitors in the market. A product, process ...
Implementation of a new or significantly improved good or service by a firm on its market before its competitors. The geographical scope of new to the ...
Innovation is new to the world when the firm is the first to implement the innovation for all markets and industries, domestic and international. New to ...