Published in «Russian Journal of Innovation Economics»3 / 2019
DOI: 10.18334/vinec.9.3.40880

Study of the comparative efficiency of the national innovation system and the quality of economic growth: on the example of a comparative analysis of OECD and BRICS countries

Matrizaev Bakhadyr Dzhumaniyazovich, The Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, Russia

Исследование сравнительной эффективности национальной инновационной системы и качества экономического роста: на примере сравнительного анализа стран ОЭСР и БРИКС - View in Russian

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The article deals with theoretical and methodological approaches and a review of the comparative effectiveness of the national innovation system and the quality of economic growth: on the example of a comparative analysis of the OECD and BRICS countries. The analysis of the relative efficiency of national innovation systems (NIS) in the Organization for economic cooperation and development (OECD) and the BRICS (Brazil, Russian Federation, India, China and South Africa) and their impact on long-term economic growth is conducted. Our analysis examines the cause-effect relationships between the two blocks of variables as well as the direction and intensity of cause-effect relationships. The article describes the evolution of innovation policy of the OECD and BRICS countries, taking into account the most relevant changes in scientific and technological dynamics and the economic system during 2007-2017. In the framework of this study, using the methodology of analysis of “data coverage“ (Data Envelope Analysis, DEA), we evaluate the index of relative efficiency of the national innovation system (NIS-IOE) in the OECD and BRICS countries.
The empirical assessment includes alternative ways of interpreting the innovation policies of OECD and BRICS countries and briefly considers the results of modeling for each of the NIS objectives under study.


BRICS, efficiency, innovation policy, national innovation system, oecd

JEL-Classification: O31, O32, O33

Matrizaev B. D. (2019). Study of the comparative efficiency of the national innovation system and the quality of economic growth: on the example of a comparative analysis of OECD and BRICS countries [Issledovanie sravnitelnoy effektivnosti natsionalnoy innovatsionnoy sistemy i kachestva ekonomicheskogo rosta: na primere sravnitelnogo analiza stran OESR i BRIKS]. Russian Journal of Innovation Economics, 9(3). (in Russian). – doi: 10.18334/vinec.9.3.40880.

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