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Demand-side innovation policy in Estonia: rationales, limits and future paths


  • Veiko Lember
  • Aleksandrs Cepilovs
  • Rainer Kattel


In the discourse on innovation policy, there are two major approaches to the measures used, supply-side instruments and the demand-side. Previously supply-side policy instruments (e.g. R&D subsidies, tax breaks, grants) dominated but the approach has been transformed substantially during the last decade.

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  • Veiko Lember & Aleksandrs Cepilovs & Rainer Kattel, 2013. "Demand-side innovation policy in Estonia: rationales, limits and future paths," The Other Canon Foundation and Tallinn University of Technology Working Papers in Technology Governance and Economic Dynamics 56, TUT Ragnar Nurkse School of Innovation and Governance.
  • Handle: RePEc:tth:wpaper:56

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    1. Taylor, Mark Zachary, 2004. "Empirical Evidence Against Varieties of Capitalism's Theory of Technological Innovation," International Organization, Cambridge University Press, vol. 58(03), pages 601-631, July.
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