This interactive web space provides an online repository of resources to support better innovation policy making and analysis.
The OECD is currently developing an Observatory of Public Sector Innovation (OPSI) which collects and analyses examples and shared experiences of public sector innovation to provide practical advice to countries on how to make innovations work.
The crisis convinced many countries that a different kind of economic growth is needed, which takes into account environmental, social and technological considerations.
Well-timed and targeted innovation brings many benefits. It boosts productivity, increases economic growth and helps solve societal problems. The OECD Innovation Strategy provides a broad-based approach to promoting innovation.
Trade liberalisation increases competition, fosters trade between industries and promotes the transfer of technology and skills/expertise.