Towards a mission-oriented research and innovation policy in the European Union
An ESIR memorandum - Study
The expert group on the Economic and Societal Impact of Research (ESIR) is a group of independent experts set up by DG RTD of the European Commission in the autumn of 2017. As one of its first tasks the group was asked to reflect on the economic rationale for a new mission-oriented research and innovation policy. The ESIR Memorandum contains the first reflections of the group of experts, all leading economic policy analysts in the area of R&I in Europe who have published extensively over the years on the nature, purpose and implementation challenges in the design and implementation of a... mission-oriented R&I policy framework.