Research and Innovation in Europe

Key requirements for the EU legislative period of 2019-2024

Research and innovation are key factors for economic growth, prosperity and jobs. They are the key to the future viability of Germany and Europe. This paper identifies the key requirements for the EU legislative period 2019-2024 and provides concrete proposals for improving European research and innovation policy in the three areas of public investment, cooperation and an innovation-friendly regulatory environment from the perspective of German industry.