Developing clean and green technologies to combat climate change.
Designing an innovation system to stimulate industry R&D.
Implementing Inclusive Innovation initiatives to enhance productivity in agriculture and the informal sector
India is an open market economy and the world’s second most populous country. GDP increased by 8.4% a year during 2005-10 and the country weathered the global crisis remarkably. India has a large domestic market and a large and young labour force. An emerging middle class ensures strong demand for consumer goods. Local manufacturing industries(e.g.electronics) complement traditional labour-intensive industries (e.g.textiles). A pool of lowcost, highly skilled, English-speaking workers has attracted massive inflows of FDI. The outsourcing of knowledge-intensive activities to India has contributed to make the services sector the largest contributor to GDP (55%) and the presence of...