Policy Guide

Research and development funding


  • Tholen, Lena (Lead author)
  • Thomas, Stefan (Reviewer)
  • Hennicke, Peter (Reviewer)

References and further reading

  • Bosetti, Valentina; Carraro, Carlo; Massetti, Emanuele; Tavoni, Massimo (2007): Optimal Energy Investment and R&D Strategies to Stabilise Greenhouse Gas Atmospheric Concentrations www.bigee.net/s/8w7p7w
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ); Collaborating Centre on Sustainbable Consumption and Production (CSCP); Wuppertal Institute (2006): Policy instruments for Resource Efficiency. Towards Sustainable Consumption and Production. www.bigee.net/s/zgfyvb
  • Dormann, Jürgen; Holliday, Chad (2002): Innovation, Technology, Sustainability and Society, A World Business Council for Sustainable Development project www.bigee.net/s/guw5sj
  • European Commission (2011): Innovation Union Competitiveness report. Brussels www.bigee.net/s/q5tis3 
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) (2007): IPCC Fourth Assessment Report: Climate Change 2007 www.bigee.net/s/tcr9wn
  • International Energy Agency (IEA) (2004): Renewable Energy. Market & Policy Trends in IEA Countries. www.bigee.net/s/3pdsb2
  • International Energy Agency (IEA) (2007): Reviewing R&D Policies www.bigee.net/s/j73m51
  • Margolis, Robert; Kammen, Daniel (1999): Evidence of under-investment in energy R&D in the United States and the impact of Federal policy. In: Energy Policy 27(1999) 575-584 www.bigee.net/s/62kfgn
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (2005): Innovation: Applying Knowledge in Development. A report of the Task Force on Science, Technology and Innovation, Earthscan, London www.bigee.net/s/jxw2sg
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) (2001) Human Development Report 2001: Making new technologies work for human development. UNDP, New York www.bigee.net/s/7twnqi

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