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Region: Economics and Sociology

2011 year, number 1

Innovation potentials in territorial unit: how to diagnose them

N.L. Mosienko, YE.V. Pirogova
Keywords: innovation potential, social diagnostics, human potential, socio-cultural environment, expert poll, local spatial unit, Novosibirsk Research Center of SB RAS, criteria of assessment
Pages: 71-90


The paper offers a sociological approach to diagnose innovation potentials of a territorial unit as well as the authors' understanding of the structure of innovation potentials and its elements such as environmental and human potentials. This approach, which was tested on the data concerning the Novosibirsk Research Center of SB RAS, allows identifying the strong and weak features, barriers, capacities and threats of the future innovation development.