Innovation and Industry: Policy for the Next Decade

Author: Pietro Moncada PaternĂ² Castello

Date: 18 December 2017

Type: Policy Brief

Topic: Innovation

This policy brief, written by Dottor Pietro Moncada PaternĂ² Castello for the European Commission contributes to the discussion on the post-2020 policies that will start with the next EU multiannual financial perspectives and the subsequent preparation of the ninth Framework Programme.


Let me remind you that credit is the lifeblood of business, the lifeblood of prices and jobs.

Herbert Hoover


Good health is essential to social and economical development and it empowers all of the public sectors.

World Health Organization


Innovation is the specific instrument of entrepreneurship. The act that endows resources with a new capacity to create wealth.

Peter Drucker

Human Capital

Talent is a source from which water flows constantly renewed. But this source loses its value unless it is properly used.

Ludwig Wittgenstein