Bucks for Brains

In its Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard, released September 26, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has ranked OECD countries by their investment in knowledge, which they reckon by adding spending on research and development (R&D), on education (by both public and private sources), and on software. As a whole, member countries increased the ...

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In its Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard, released September 26, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has ranked OECD countries by their investment in knowledge, which they reckon by adding spending on research and development (R&D), on education (by both public and private sources), and on software. As a whole, member countries increased the amount spent on building their knowledge economies by 3.4 percent annually during the 1990s.

In its Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard, released September 26, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has ranked OECD countries by their investment in knowledge, which they reckon by adding spending on research and development (R&D), on education (by both public and private sources), and on software. As a whole, member countries increased the amount spent on building their knowledge economies by 3.4 percent annually during the 1990s.

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