Author: Adam Jaffe
Event: Keynote Address, NSF Workshop on Advancing Measures of Innovation: Knowledge Flows, Business Metrics, and Measurement Strategies, Arlington, VA,
Developing the "Science of Science Policy" will require data collection and analysis related to the processes of innovation and technological change, and the effects of government policy on those processes.
There has been much work on these topics in the last three decades, but there remain difficult problems of:
I offer observations on how to think about these issues.