SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit

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Mr Parimal Patel

Post:Associate Faculty (SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit)

Telephone numbers
UK:01273 877615
International:+44 1273 877615

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Parimal Patel has more than 25 years of experience of working on economic indicators and innovation policy issues. His main contribution has been in the development of innovation indicators to compare the performance of countries, companies and other institutions across different industries and technological fields. His Research has focussed on the following broad themes: Internationalisation of R&D and technology, national systems of innovation, and linkages between scientific research and technological development. In the past 15 years, Parimal has participated in more than 20 EU funded research projects. He is the author of more than 25 journal articles, 22 Book chapters and 30 other reports and papers. He has acted as a consultant to the OECD, European Commission, and the UK and Australian governments and has been an invited speaker in a number of international conferences and seminars.