Innovation Policy

January 12, 2016

Countries such as China and South Korea are making significant efforts to develop their research systems; this report describes the future of strategic research, focusing on: strategies and control, priority areas, and support instruments.

December 22, 2015

This report examines how product market regulations influence profit persistence, which provide information about how competitive countries actually are.

November 27, 2015

This report studies the impact of foreign acquisitions on both smaller and larger firms in Sweden, finding no evidence that foreign acquisitions lead to reductions in R&D expenditures and high-skilled activities in targeted domestic firms.

November 18, 2015

This report provides an analysis of how selective policies supporting innovation and entrepreneurship have been implemented in Sweden and documents their impact on firm performance, growth, and competitiveness.

September 24, 2015

This report provides a comparison of experiences from Denmark’s and Canada’s publicly supported venture capital and credit guarantee schemes.

September 2, 2015

Economic growth from technological innovation tends to spring up in unpredictable places, creating winners and losers.

April 29, 2015

This report provides a compilation and analysis of international policy experiments aimed at creating the conditions for sustainable energy supply.

March 25, 2015

Fundación IDEA reports key findings from the "First Forum on Innovation in the Health Sector as an Engine for Competitiveness in Mexico."

November 21, 2014

This report provides summary insights from the second "High-Level Innovation Forum for Mexican Policymakers" hosted by Fundación IDEA and the Wilson Center.

November 1, 2014

This report explores the economic, business, and cultural ties that exist between Japan and the San Francisco Bay Area.