The Austrian Report on Research and Technology summarises state and development of research and technology in Austria and presents government activities to promote scientific research and innovation in Austria. As a part of the 2017 edition of this report, ZEW contributes a chapter on the development of Austria to become an 'innovation leaders' – i.e. a country that is leading in the area of technological change and applying new research results in the market. In addition, ZEW conducts an analysis of open innovation activities in Austrian firms.

Selected Publications


Polt, Wolfgang, Jürgen Streicher, Peter Biegelbauer, Julia Bock-Schappelwein, Bernhard Dachs, Michael Dinges, Matthias Firgo, Silvia Hafellner, Kathrin Hofmann, Jürgen Janger, Agnes Kügler, Karl-Heinz Leitner, Peter Mayerhofer, Michael Peneder, Michael Ploder, Christian Rammer, Sybille Reidl, Helene Schiffbänker, Claudia Steindl, Anna Strauss and Maximilian Unger (2017), Österreichischer Forschungs- und Technologiebericht 2017, Bundesministerien für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Wirtschaft (BMWFW) und Verkehr, Innovation und Technologie (BMVIT), Wien. Download