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TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATIONS

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Definition:
Technological innovations comprise new products and processes and significant technological changes of products and processes. An innovation has been implemented if it has been introduced on the market (product innovation).

Source Publication:
OECD Frascati Manual, Sixth edition.

Cross References:
Major product innovation

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

Statistical Theme: Science and technology statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Tuesday, June 11, 2013