Quantitative and qualitative approaches in Future-oriented Technology Analysis (FTA): From combination to integration?
The article «Quantitative and qualitative approaches in Future-oriented Technology Analysis (FTA): From combination to integration?», written by the HSE ISSEK Deputy Director, the HSE International Research and Educational Foresight Centre Director Alexander Sokolov in collaboration with К. Haegeman, E. Marinelli, F. Scapolo and A. Ricci, will be published in the forthcoming issue of the «Technological Forecasting and Social Change».
The article «Social Structure and Agency as Time-scaled Dynamical System. The Case of Scientific Capital» by Natalya Shmatko, head of the department for Human Capital Research, HSE ISSEK, and Yurij Katchanov, chief research fellow of the Sociological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, is published in a new issue of the journal «Applied Mathematical Sciences»(vol. 6, 2012, no. 133).
The article published in the journal "Statistical Issues" (No 10, 2012). The authors, L. Kitrar and G. Ostapkovich (HSE ISSEK), analyze the situation in the leasing market in 2011.
Working paper «Exploring innovation modes of Russian companies: what does the diversity of actors mean for policymaking?»
Working paper by Leonid Gokhberg, Tatiana Kuznetsova, Vitaly Roud, (HSE ISSEK) is published in series: Science, Technology and InnovationWP BRP 01/STI/2012. It explores the role of diversity of actors for policymaking aimed at increasing innovation performance of enterprises.
А new analytical report prepared by the HSE ISSEK Centre for Business Tendency Studies basing on the results of business surveys of industrial enterprises is published.
Publications program of the Higher School of Economics on statistics of science, innovation, education and the information society
The article published in the journal "Statistical Issues" (No 9. 2012) describes the main and new Russian and English publications of the HSE Institute of Statistical Studies and Economics of Knowledge (ISSEK) in statistical science, innovation, education and the information society. The work is prepared by a team of authors — ISSEK staff members.
The article by O. Shuvalova, Head of Department for Sociological Studies, HSE ISSEK, is published in the journal «Sociology of science and technology» (2012. Vol. 3, No 3). The paper describes a social portrait of the reference group: how many people in Russia who are interested in science and technology, who they are, what they know about the field, what is their view on the problems of domestic science.
From 6 to 8 September 2012 the 12th European Association for Comparative Economic Studies (EACES) Conference took place in Paisley (UK). The participants presented the results of the latest research and discussed the problems and prospects of this area.
The book includes the articles "KIBS and Knowledge Dynamics is Client–Supplier Interaction" by Ian Miles and "How Knowledge-Intensive Business Services Upgrade their Customers: Evidence from Russia" by Marina Doroshenko.