Missing opportunities in Australian innovation

Missing opportunities in Australian innovation

The Australian Council of Learned Academies (ACOLA) has reported that innovation in Australia is suffering from a lack of direction, short-termism and a haphazard approach.

Translating research for economic and social benefit examined innovation initiatives in 14 nations and found a clear link between national policy and performance. Ron Johnston was responsible for reports on Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Germany, and for drafting key parts of the final report.

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