• Xielin Liu
  • Taishan Gao
  • Xi Wang


In 2017, the innovation capacity of Sichuan ranked No.11 countrywide, which is the same as the last year. Its knowledge creation, knowledge acquisition, corporate innovation, innovation environment, and innovation performance were No.8, No.16, No.12, No.8, and No.12, respectively. Among them, its innovation environment has been improved a lot, from No. 13 to No. 8; corporate innovation has been improved; the rankings of knowledge creation and innovation performance have dropped (Table 27.1, Fig. 27.1).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xielin Liu
    • 1
  • Taishan Gao
    • 2
  • Xi Wang
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Economics and ManagementUniversity of Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Information and Industrial Development DepartmentState Information CenterBeijingChina
  3. 3.Sino-Danish CollegeUniversity of Chinese Academy of ScienceBeijingChina

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