Excellence initiatives in Nordic research policies: Policy issues – tensions and options NIFU Working Paper 10/2013Jun 28 2013
NIFU working paper 2013:10. This report presents results from a research project (PEAC)1 studying the impact of funding schemes for Centres of Excellence (CoE) in the Nordic countries. The project is sponsored by the Research Council of Norway (the FORFI programme) and aimed at improving the knowledge base for research and innovation policy. The target groups of this report are the CoEs’ host institutions, the funding agencies and the policy makers at the governmental level. Further results from the project will be published in scientific journals.