1/4/2010 4:00:00 PM
Published every two years, the OECD Science, Technology and Industry (STI) Scoreboard
brings together internationally comparable indicators in the area. The 2009 edition was recently published. Read the English language summary
. One bullet point of likely interest:
- Historical data show that research and development (R&D) and venture capital are among the first expenditures to be cut during recessions in OECD countries. Preliminary data confirm this finding for the first half of 2009.