R&D incentives, industrial structure and technology transfer in China

Ping LIN, Jing A. ZHANG

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The following sections are included: • INTRODUCTION • THE SHORT HISTORY OF LEGAL PROTECTION FOR INNOVATIONS IN CHINA • R&D AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER IN CHINA: FROM 1991 TO 2004 R&D Incentives in China Types of Innovations Undertaken Types of Innovators • TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION BY THE LARGE- AND MEDIUM-SIZED ENTERPRISES (LMEs) • R&D INCENTIVE AND INDUSTRIAL STRUCTURE The Schumpeterian View Low Degree of Industrial Concentration in China Availability of Foreign Technologies and Strategic Considerations • TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER TO CHINA Sources of Technology Transfer to China • WTO REQUIREMENTS FOR IPR AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER The TRIPS The TRIMS No More “Force-Technology Transfer” R&D Induced by Industry Structural Changes Industrial Policy-Based Approach vs. Market Failure- Based Approach • CONCLUDING REMARKS.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationChina's science and technology sector and the forces of globalisation
PublisherWorld Scientific Publishing Co.
Number of pages32
ISBN (Electronic)9789812771018
ISBN (Print)9789812771001
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2008

Bibliographical note

Paper presented at the Conference on Globalisation and Chinas Development in Science and Technology, Nov, 2004, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore.


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