• Xielin Liu
  • Taishan Gao
  • Xi Wang


In 2017, Hubei province’s innovation capability ranks 9th in China, improving 3 places compared with 2016, listed in national top 10, which has made a great progress. As to the sub-indexes, knowledge creation, knowledge acquisition, enterprise innovation, innovation environment, and innovation performance index rank 13th, 12th, 11th, 7th, and 8th, respectively. Knowledge creation remains the same ranking with the last year, and other indexes have improved than last year, especially innovation performance, which up 4 places (Table 22.1, Fig. 22.1).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xielin Liu
    • 1
  • Taishan Gao
    • 2
  • Xi Wang
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Economics and ManagementUniversity of Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Information and Industrial Development DepartmentState Information CenterBeijingChina
  3. 3.Sino-Danish CollegeUniversity of Chinese Academy of ScienceBeijingChina

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