Areas of Action
Innovation in Firms
Economic growth depends on private sector investment in innovation and new technologies.
The Inter-American Development Bank offers financial and technical assistance, knowledge products and dialogues to support its clients in:
- Incentives for firms to increase their investment in innovation and technological development, based both on research and development and new business models.
- Technology diffusion, transfer and adoption in firms, especially in ICTs and green & clean technologies.
- Increased firm capabilities in design, quality management and intellectual property.
- Strengthening human capital for innovation and technology absorption.