This report assess the performance of the UK compared with 7 other research-intensive countries (Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and the US). It also makes comparsions with 4 other fast-growing nations (Brazil, India, Russia and South Korea), and international benchmarks.
The report provides information on:
- research inputs - research funding and expenditure
- human capital - numbers and mobility of researchers
- research outputs - number of journal articles published and citations received
- knowledge exchange