[Call for application] Erasmus Mundus Programme on Research and Innovation in Higher Education (MARIHE)

Erasmus Mundus Programme on Research and Innovation in Higher Education (MARIHE)¬† offers every year full scholarships for students. Graduates from all over the world holding a first university degree can apply for scholarships to participate in the MARIHE programme. Students in MARIHE will study in at least two European countries and in China, and thus […]

EU: Innovation performance of 190 European regions compared

Growth is increasingly related to the capacity of regional economies to change and innovate. Regions and cities have become the primary spatial units where knowledge is transferred, innovation systems are built and competition to attract investments and talents takes place.¬†Regions are an appropriate level for stimulating innovation: Many regional governments have important competences and budgets […]

A Micro Data Analysis about Digital Divide in Europe

Pierre Montagnier and Albrecht Wirthmann have realized a study that addresses issues of digital divide among households and individuals by using micro-data analysis of ICT usage patterns. The analysis includes data from 18 European countries (2008), Korea (2008) and Canada (2007). Inequalities in computer and Internet use are analysed in a two-step approach. First, the […]

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