Dataset: Regions in Transition: Interaction Between the R&D Sector and the Business Sector as a Driving Force in Innovation-Driven Regional Economic Development, 2007

Abstract

Through 13 in-depth interviews with executives from companies primarily engaged in the oil and gas industry, this study examines  the interaction between industry and research and educational institutions.

This project is studying various models for research- and educational institutions' role in an innovation-driven regional economic development. The purpose is to study the diversity of roles and models discussed in a broad regional context. The focus is on relationships and effects of the relations between the industry and research and educational institutions in the region. We will document the roles of these departments have as innovators, entrepreneurs, meeting venues etc. In relation to the innovation-driven regional development.

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Variable Groups

Full Title

Regions in Transition: Interaction Between the R&D Sector and the Business Sector as a Driving Force in Innovation-Driven Regional Economic Development, 2007

Identification Number

NSD2008

Authoring Entity

Name Affiliation
Gjelsvik, Martin International Research Institute of Stavanger

Producer

Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
International Research Institute of Stavanger IRIS

Copyright

Copyright (C) 2007 International Research Institute of Stavanger

Funding Agency/Sponsor

Name Abbreviation Role Grant
The Research Council of Norway NFR 171193

Data Distributor

Name Affiliation Abbreviation
NSD – Norwegian Centre for Research Data NSD

Version

Date: 2013-10-01

Notes

Original data from IRIS are documented and prepared, first NSD-version.

Bibliographic Citation

"Regions in Transition: Interaction Between the R&D Sector and the Business Sector as a Driving Force in Innovation-Driven Regional Economic Development, 2007". Data collected by Martin Gjelsvik, International Research Institute of Stavanger.  First NSD edition, Bergen 2013.

List of Keywords

Topic Classification

Time Period Covered

Start End Cycle
2007-01-01 2007-12-01

Date of Collection

Start End Cycle
2007-01-01 2007-12-01

Country

Norway  (NO)

Geographic Coverage

County

Unit of Analysis

Individual

Universe

In-depth interviews with leaders, mainly in businesses engaged in the oil- and gas industry located in Rogaland.

Kind of Data

Survey data

Time Method

Cross-sectional survey

Data Collector

International Research Institute of Stavanger  (IRIS)

Sampling Procedure

Gross sample: 13 persons
Net sample: 13 persons

Mode of Data Collection

Face-to-face interview

Location

Availability Status

Data from ”Regions in Transition: Interaction Between the R&D Sector and the Business Sector as a Driving Force in Innovation-Driven Regional Economic Development, 2007” are made available for research purposes given a written application.

Extent of Collection

13 data file(s); different formats can be made.

Restrictions

Data from ”Regions in Transition: Interaction Between the R&D Sector and the Business Sector as a Driving Force in Innovation-Driven Regional Economic Development, 2007” are made available for research purposes given a written application.

Citation Requirement

Users are obliged to refer to producer and distributor of the data by writing the following in forewords or footnotes in eventual publications:
“(Some of) the data applied in the analysis in this publication are based on "Regions in Transition: Interaction Between the R&D Sector and the Business Sector as a Driving Force in Innovation-Driven Regional Economic Development, 2007". The survey was financed by The Research Council of Norway. The data are provided by Martin Gjelsvik, International Research Institute of Stavanger, and prepared and made available by NSD - Norwegian Centre for Research Data. Neither IRIS, the Norwegian Research Council of Norway nor NSD are responsible for the analyses/interpretation of the data presented here.”

Deposit Requirement

Access to data is given on the condition that NSD gets three copies, alternatively a PDF-file, of eventual reports that are written on the basis of the data. This to ensure best possible information of the use of data we distribute.

Conditions

Application for access to the data has to include name, institutional affiliation, project title, information about sources of financing, postal address. A declaration of secrecy has to be signed before delivery of data.

Disclaimer

Neither International Research Institute of Stavanger, The Research Council of Norway nor NSD are responsible for the analyses/interpretation of the data presented here.

Related Publications

The Role of Universities in Strengthening Local Capabilities for Innovation — A Comparative Case Study

Petter Westnesa, Sachi Hatakenakab, Martin Gjelsvika and Richard K Lesterb
Higher Education Policy (2009) 22, 483–503. doi:10.1057/hep.2009.14

The linkages of firms, universities and research institutions in innovation processes: A conceptual framework

Westnes, P. and M. Gjelsvik (2010) The linkages of firms, universities and research institutions in innovation processes: A conceptual framework. I Geenhuizen, Marina von. (red): Innovation and Energy: Structural Change and Policy Implications. Purdue University Press.

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