In series:OECD Reviews of Innovation Policyview more titles
Published on April 20, 2017
Costa Rica’s successful economic performance and social achievements realised over the last three decades are widely acknowledged. GDP per capita has steadily increased at higher rates than in most Latin American countries as the economy has evolved along its development path from a rural and agriculture-based to a more diversified economy integrated in global value chains. But Costa Rica faces challenges and must enhance and broaden the basis for productivity growth by strengthening its innovation system and enhancing the role of science, technology and innovation in addressing its national development goals.
|Overall assessment and recommendations|
|Macroeconomic trends and framework conditions for innovation in Costa Rica|
|Innovation performance in Costa Rica|
|Innovation actors in Costa Rica|
|Innovation policy and governance in Costa Rica|