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A basic model for evaluating R&D performance: theory and application in Italy

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Nowadays the public R&D laboratories have a fundamental role in countries’ development, supporting businesses as they face the technological challenges in the turbulent world scenarios. Measuring the performance of R&D organisations is crucially important to decisions about the level and direction of public funding for research and development. This research considers the public laboratories like systems and develops a mathematical model based on the measurement of R&D activities with k‐indices. The score obtained from the research laboratories evaluation (relev) methodology synthesises in single value financial, scientific and technological aspects. It is an indicator, for R&D manager and policy maker, of performance in relation to other research organisations or in a time series. The method is an instrument of strategic planning and can be used for the improvement of individual activities and the overall performance of public R&D bodies.
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Document Type: Original Article

Affiliations: Italian National Research Council, Institute for Economic Researches on Firms and Growth (Ceris–Cnr),Via Avogadro, 8, Torino, Italy

Publication date: 2001-10-01

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