Japan′s National Innovation System: Soft Adaptation to New Challenges

This article examines the main features Japan`s national innovation system. The special attention is given the analysis of institutional bases, system of R&D funding, and government measures directed on strengthening of interaction the actors in a Triple Helixl (industry, universities, government) and more efficiency NIS in light of challenges of the XXI century

Keywords: innovation system, management of science and technology development, R&D funding, foreign experience, Japan.


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