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Research and innovation

Research and innovation paper series

Working papers, policy briefs and literature reviews produced by the Commission's research and innovation department

What kind of publications are included

This collection encompasses the evidence-based analytical papers of the Commission's research and innovation department, including in collaboration with other Commission departments.

Publications fall into 3 categories

  • working papers - analytical reports to underpin research and innovation policymaking by the Commission
  • policy briefs - short notes to inform discussions on research and innovation policy and stimulate debate
  • quarterly research and innovation literature reviews - brief summaries of recent publications on economics and research and innovation policy.

Working papers







Policy briefs


  • Study

EU R&D intensity: A Case Study

This case study explores the EU policy experience in fostering public and private investments in R&D.


  • Report
  • Mokslinių tyrimų ir inovacijų generalinis direktoratas

R&D investment targets and reforms

Analytical background for the R&D investment targets under the new European Research Area initiative.


Literature review