Public/Private Partnerships: Innovation Strategies and Policy Alternatives By Albert N. Link
English | PDF | 2006 | 157 Pages | ISBN : 038729774X | 6.4 MB
Research and development (R & D) leads to innovation, and innovation leads to technological change. Technological change, in turn, is the primary driver of economic growth. Public/private partnerships – cooperative relationships among industry, government, and/or universities – leverage the efficiency of R & D and are thus a critical aspect of a nation’s innovation system.