MGT-641(d) / 2 crédits

Enseignant: Foray Dominique

Langue: Anglais

Remark: Next time: November 19th - 26th & December 7th - 17th 2020 (9.30am - 5pm) For PhD via IS-Academia, for Master students https://go.epfl.ch/registering-courses-exams


Summary

This course is about how to structure a policy response to the so-called grand challenges (climate change or global health).It examines mission-oriented R&D programs in various sectors as well as specific policy instruments to learn about the best ways to accelerate innovations in a given sector.

Content

Keywords

Grand Challenge, smart specialisation, self-discovery
Non neutral sector policy

Resources

Bibliography

Research Policy, special issue, ed. by Foray, Mowery and Nelson, vol.41, issue 10, december 2012; Smart specialisation: opportunities and challenges for regional Innovation Policies, D.Foray, Routledge, 2015; Accelerating innovation in energy, Henderson and Newell, NBER, 2012; The Moon and the Ghetto revisited, R.Nelson, 2010

Ressources en bibliothèque

Dans les plans d'études

  • Forme de l'examen: Mémoire (session libre)
  • Matière examinée: Technology and Public Policy - (d) Technology and innovation policies for grand and global challenges
  • Cours: 24 Heure(s)

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