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Firms investing in R&D

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Innovation requires a wide array of public and private investments. However, private investment in R&D and innovation may be below a socially optimal level, mainly because returns are uncertain or the innovator cannot appropriate all the benefits. Governments play an important role in fostering investment in R&D and innovation.

Document Type: Review Article

Publication date: 2010-05-01

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