14.08.2012 [News]

New data books on Russian S&T indicators published

The HSE Institute for Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge (ISSEK) was founded in 2002 as a part of the HSE and has become an internationally respected team in the field of S&T and innovation policy, statistics, analysis and Foresight.

The results of ISSEK’s research are published in analytical papers and statistical databooks, many of which are published in English. Here the most recent publications:

2 August 2012
Information Society Outlook
The data book is published for the first time by the Institute for Statistical Studies and conomics of Knowledge (ISSEK), National Research University — Higher School of Economics (HSE). It offers international comparisons of information society indicators: ICT infrastructure, ICT sector, international trade of ICT goods and services, ICT usage by households, individuals, enterprises, the public sector, and the social sphere. The special section comprises information society indicators by regions of the Russian Federation.

5 July 2012
Indicators of Innovation in the Russian Federation: Data Book
The data book presents the results of statistical innovation surveys in the Russian Federation. It contains internationally compatible indicators characterizing the level of innovative activity in industry and services. The publication covers statistical data reflecting innovation expenditure and output, co-operational linkages, and factors hampering innovation. Specific chapters are devoted to ecological innovation and innovative activities in the regions of the Russian Federation. International comparisons with a wide range of  innovation indicators are provided as well.

5 July 2012
Science and Technology Indicators in the Russian Federation: Data Book
The data book is the continuation of the series of publications on various aspects of S&T and innovation development in the Russian Federation. It presents statistical data reflecting the current state and trends in R&D and innovation. A specific chapter is devoted to international comparisons.

Source and further information: ISSEK