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Luc Soete is Director of UNU-MERIT (the United Nations University- Maastricht Economic and social Research and training centre on Innovation and Technology). In this video he addresses three main innovation issues from the perspective of multi-level govenments;
1. Public funding of research in innovation – to what extent do we need to reassess?
2. The direction of technical change – focus on environmental sustainability & social innovation.
3. The regional impact of research and innovation policies.