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La eficiencia de las actividades de I+D desde el punto de vista de las patentes registradas en los países de la Unión Europea/The Efficiency of R&D Activities: A Patent Approach in the European Union Countries

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  • QUINDÓS MORÁN, Mª P.

    (Departamento de Economía Aplicada. Universidad de Oviedo.)

  • VICENTE CUERVO, Mª R.

    (Departamento de Economía Aplicada. Universidad de Oviedo.)

  • RUBIERA MOROLLÓN, F.

    ()
    (Departamento de Economía Aplicada. Universidad de Oviedo.)

Abstract

En el Consejo Europeo de Lisboa (2000) los Jefes de Estado y de Gobierno de la Unión Europea fijaron como objetivo conseguir que la economía europea se convirtiese en la más competitiva y dinámi-ca del mundo para el año 2010. De este modo las actividades de investigación y desarrollo (I+D) se convierten en uno de los principales instrumentos para la consecución de dicho objetivo. En este contexto, el objetivo de este trabajo consiste en realizar una aproximación a la eficiencia de las actividades de I+D desarrolladas por los Estados Miembros (UE-15), Islandia y Noruega, utilizando como indicador del output de I+D el número de patentes registradas y como inputs el gasto y personal destinado a tales actividades. At Lisbon European Council (2000) the Union set a new strategic goal for the next decade: to become the most competitive and dynamic knowledge-based economy in the world by the year 2010. Achieving this goal requires an overall strategy in which Research and Development activities (R&D) are a key and basic tool. In this context, the aim of this paper is to carry out an efficiency analysis on R&D activities across the Member States (EU-15), Iceland and Norway, using the number of patents as an R&D output indicator and R&D personnel and expenditure as input indicators.

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Article provided by Estudios de Economía Aplicada in its journal Estudios de Economía Aplicada.

Volume (Year): 23 (2005)
Issue (Month): (Diciembre)
Pages: 607-619

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Keywords: Investigación y Desarrollo (I+D); Eficiencia y Análisis Envolvente de Datos (DEA)./Research and Development Activities (R&D); Efficiency and Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA).;

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