The Innovation for Development Report 2010–2011

Innovation as a Driver of Productivity and Economic Growth

  • Augusto López-Claros

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. The Innovation Capacity Index

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Dimensions of Innovation

  4. Innovation Profiles

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 173-173
    2. Augusto López-Claros
      Pages 175-315
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 317-335

About this book


This report provides a comprehensive look at the role of innovation in promoting economic and social development. It examines the impact of innovation on the economic growth of developing countries and the future role of technological innovation in international efforts to mitigate the effects of climate change, amongst many other issues.


Developing Countries development Economic Development economic growth growth innovation Social Entrepreneurship technological innovation

Editors and affiliations

  • Augusto López-Claros
    • 1
  1. 1.European Business SchoolGermany

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