China's innovation challenge

Cong Cao, Denis Fred Simon, Richard P. Suttmeier

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China has made tremendous progress in building its science and technology capabilities. But to achieve its ambitions to become an innovation-oriented nation, the country has to challenge itself by establishing an enterprise-centered national innovation system, better spending the increasing sums of money on innovation, improving its intellectual property rights regime, overcoming talent shortage, and nurturing a culture of creativity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)253-259
Number of pages7
JournalInnovation: Management, Policy and Practice
Issue number2
StatePublished - Aug 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • China
  • Culture
  • IPR protection
  • Innovation
  • Intellectual property regime (IPR)
  • Policy
  • Talent

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Management of Technology and Innovation


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