In this study, we combine robust econometrics with interactive forms of data collection to form a detailed view on the impacts of Team Finland collaborators in innovation-led export growth.
In our methodology we utilize our experts’ in depth understanding on the Finnish operational environment and innovation system, excellent knowledge of Team Finland actors and recent activities (e.g. Growth Programs), top-notch econometric expertise, our experts’ previous research on the impacts of the national innovation actors, comprehensive understanding of the current export and innovation literature, up-to date methodology, and best available data. One of the cornerstones in the evaluation are the results of the recent OECD STI country report 2017. Special attention will be paid to address the themes that have been highlighted in the report as something to further strengthen.
The evaluation, led by Etlatieto ltd, is conducted together with the experts of 4FRONT ltd.