The European innovation scoreboard offers a comparative evaluation based on eight innovation dimensions: the so-called “enablers” (human resources research systems and finance and support); the “firm activities” (firm investments linkages and entrepreneurship and intellectual assets); and the “outputs” (innovators and economic effects).
Technocratic attitudes in Spain during the pandemic
In times of crisis, do citizens prefer to adopt a more technical type of government? According to this study, technocratic attitudes among Spanish people increased during the pandemic, especially among right-wing voters.
How do people’s acquaintances shape their support for economic redistribution and social protection?
We analyse how opinions on economic redistribution and social protection depend not only on family incomes, but also on the wages earned by people in the immediate social environment.
The geopolitics of major changes
Political, socioeconomic, and technological changes. We are immersed in major changes that are deserving of geopolitical analysis. To see where we are and where we are heading, together with the Barcelona International Studies Institute, we will debate on new industrial and technological challenges in this series of seminars.
Job uncertainty and income redistribution preferences
The duality between temporary and permanent contracts conditions the labour market in Spain and causes differences in job security and income. What impact does this have on people’s redistribution preferences?
Disability, inequality and income redistribution
What is the economic impact of disability? This report shows that households with at least one member with disability present lower income levels.