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PREFERRED TERM
02Outlays on research and development  
SCOPE NOTE
  • Outlays on R&D contain an appreciable element of innovation or novelty. Includes outlays on basic research (to acquire new knowledge without particular application), applied research (to acquire new knowledge directed towards a specific aim) and experimental development (directed to producing new materials, products and devices, to installing new processes, systems and services, and to improving those already produced or installed).Excludes: establishments whose current production programme is R&D (06.1); outlays on education combined with R&D (05.1); market research (04).
IN OTHER LANGUAGES
Dépenses de recherche-développement

French

Расходы на научно-исследовательские и опытно-конструкторские работы

Russian

Gastos en investigación y desarrollo

Spanish

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http://unstats.un.org/unsd/cr/references/copp/version1/02
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