It would be interesting to know what the IP climate is in all of these places. Are there schemes that encourage/subsidise patents and is there attention to the protection and enforcement of IPRs?
Thursday, September 15, 2011
What R&D Is Being Done And Where In China: An Inventorisation Of Science Parks
Richard Jun Lin, Xavier Xie (analysers), Zhuo Zhang, Jerold Wang and Chris Hartshorn (data contributors) have worked on a project to inventorise China's 1,531 provincial and national-level industry parks: 'Seeing the Forest and the Trees: Navigating China’s Industry Park Innovation Engine'. It "reveals the need for a specific focus on 87 university science parks and tough decisions on how broadly efforts should focus geographically." Read more here.