SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND TECHNOLOGICAL RESEARCH:THE QUEST FOR A S&T NATIONAL POLICY.

Revista Produção Online. 2007;7(1) DOI 10.14488/1676-1901.v7i1.101

 

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Journal Title: Revista Produção Online

ISSN: 1676-1901 (Online)

Publisher: Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina

Society/Institution: Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Departamento de Engenharia de Produção e Sistemas

LCC Subject Category: Technology: Technology (General): Industrial engineering. Management engineering

Country of publisher: Brazil

Language of fulltext: Portuguese, Spanish; Castilian, English

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AUTHORS

Márcio da Silveira Luz
Isabel Cristina dos Santos

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Double blind peer review

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Time From Submission to Publication: 37 weeks

 

Abstract | Full Text

This work presents the process of the Brazilian scientific-technological community building, having as backstage the political context and the technology based industries generation efforts. The research methodology was, in the greatest possible extent, centered in the examination of official and undisputed available literature and Ministry of Science and Technology reports besides public domain world R&D budgeting data. The article, also, evaluates incentives to the country technological R&D, establishing a comparative picture of the R&D investments carried out by selected countries, considered technologically advanced or proficient in a specific high technological issue. At the end are discussed some questions related to the Brazilian R&D strategy outline and innovation future policy. Keywords: Science and Technology, Research and Development, Innovation, Policy Formulation.