The Funding of Research in Higher Education: Mixed Models and Mixed Results

  • Ben Jongbloed
  • Benedetto Lepori


This chapter will look into the question of how governments have organized the public funding of research and how that funding has changed in recent years. To make their national economies more knowledge driven, innovative and competitive, many governments have introduced reforms in their national research system. This is the case in Europe — the prime focus of this chapter — as well as in the rest of the world.


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