21 August 2005

How to best face globalisation? [CPH127]

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The following CPH127 post features an analysis about innovation strategies in Denmark, but the implications of this reasoning are relevant for many other European countries.

“During the last year there has been a lot of discussion in Denmark around how to cope with the globalisation – until now the governments answer has been the “Technology, Research and Innovation Fund”, which is to support strategic efforts in areas like information and communications technology, bio-technology and nano-technology.

But if you ask one of Denmark’s leading experts in globalisation, professor Anders Drejer, this Fund is a huge mistake if the goal is to improve the possibilities for Danish businesses in a globalised world.”

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(Related story: NextD interview with Anders Drejer on reconceiving innovation in Denmark)

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