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ORIENTED BASIC RESEARCH

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Definition:
Oriented basic research is research carried out with the expectation that it will produce a broad base of knowledge likely to form the background to the solution of recognised or expected current or future problems or possibilities.

Source Publication:
OECD Frascati Manual, Fifth edition, 1993, para. 227, page 50.

Cross References:
Applied research
Basic research
Pure basic research

Hyperlink:
http://www.oecd.org/innovation/inno/frascatimanualproposedstandardpracticeforsurveysonresearchandexperimentaldevelopment6thedition.htm

Statistical Theme: Science and technology statistics - Research and development

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Tuesday, June 11, 2013