Patents as indicators for the evaluation of industrial research output

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Patent indicators are used in the evaluation of industrial research at many different levels of aggregation. They are used in policy-level applications to look at industrial research capability from a national or regional viewpoint comparing, for example, EU regional technology with that of Japan and North America. They are used in strategic-level… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02018015

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@article{Narin1995PatentsAI, title={Patents as indicators for the evaluation of industrial research output}, author={Francis Narin}, journal={Scientometrics}, year={1995}, volume={34}, pages={489-496} }