Evaluation of Croatian innovation capability
Zoran Aralica and
Additional contact information
Katarina Bacic: The Institute of Economics, Zagreb
Chapter 6 in Croatian Accession to the European Union: Facing the Challenges of Negotiations, 2005, vol. 3, pp 129-159 from Institute of Public Finance
In this paper we try to assess and evaluate Croatian innovation capability thorough the framework of the European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS), a system of innovation indicators. Economic theory perceives innovation as a source of national competitiveness and the EU set the ability to compete within the single market as the main economic criterion for EU accession. Through the use of EIS indicators we are able to compare and rank Croatia’s achievements in innovation policy against EU and Central and Eastern Europe countries (CEEC). Croatia ranks well by European standards in comparison to other CEEC, in particular Bulgaria and Romania, but has not made a significant progress in its innovation potential and policy with respect to the EU.
Keywords: innovation policy; national innovation system; European Union integration processes; knowledge-based society; European Innovation Scoreboard; Community Innovation Survey; Croatia (search for similar items in EconPapers)
References: View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: View citations in EconPapers (4) Track citations by RSS feed
Downloads: (external link)
Our link check indicates that this URL is bad, the error code is: 404 Not Found (http://www.ijf.hr/eng/EU3/aralica_bacic.pdf [302 Moved Temporarily]--> https://www.ijf.hr/eng/EU3/aralica_bacic.pdf)
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.
Export reference: BibTeX
RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan)
Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:ipf:chaptr:3-06
Access Statistics for this chapter
More chapters in Chapters in books from Institute of Public Finance Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Martina Fabris ().