The study analyses and evaluates the performance of academic and industrial research in Baden-Wuerttemberg from a strategic perspective. The results of the analyses are used to review the thematic and programmatic orientation of the research system in Baden-Wuerttemberg.
The project focuses on the following issues:

  • National and international comparison of the performance of private research in Baden-Wuerttemberg
  • National and international comparison of the performance of academic research in Baden-Wuerttemberg
  • Research an universities and public research institutes
  • Industry structures and research activities
  • Baden-Wuerttemberg's position in new disciplines and new technologies
  • State of digitalisation in the business sector of Baden-Wuerttemberg
  • Research and modernisation in SMEs

ZEW's contribution to the project focuses on "research and modernisation in SMEs".


Baden-Württemberg Stiftung gGmbH , Stuttgart , DE

Project duration

01.12.2017 - 31.01.2019


Economics of Innovation and Industrial Dynamics · Digital Economy