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Big ideas: Innovation policy

In the last CentrePiece, John Van Reenen stressed the importance of competition and labour market flexibility for productivity growth. His latest in CEP's 'big ideas' series describes the impact of research on how policy-makers can influence innovation more directly - through tax credits for business spending on research and development.

John Van Reenen

26 October 2011     Paper Number CEPCP346

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This CentrePiece article is published under the centre's Growth programme.