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This section displays national policy documents and other information focussing on areas of relevance for R&I policies.
 
 
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PSF experts have reported on Latvia’s research funding system, and the governance, policies and practices needed to drive innovation, economic development and growth. This article summarises the work and key recommendations of the Specific Support to Latvia carried out under the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility (PSF).  

Latvia 2018 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

This report reviews Latvia’s existing funding allocation systems and processes and proposes improvements based on best practice, including an overall institutional/organisational structure for managing the funding system, tailored to the specificities of the Latvian situation. The study was carried out by a panel of experts, under the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility, based on document analysis and interviews with key stakeholders conducted during visits to Latvia in 2017.

Latvia 2018 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

This report reviews Latvia’s existing funding allocation systems and processes and proposes improvements based on best practice, including an overall institutional/organisational structure for managing the funding system, tailored to the specificities of the Latvian situation. The study was carried out by a panel of experts, under the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility, based on document analysis and interviews with key stakeholders conducted during visits to Latvia in 2017.

Latvia 2018 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

The R&I Observatory country report 2017 provides a brief analysis of the R&I system covering the economic context, main actors, funding trends & human resources, policies to address R&I challenges, and R&I in national and regional smart specialisation strategies. Data is from Eurostat, unless otherwise referenced and is correct as at January 2018. Data used from other international sources is also correct to that date. The report provides a state-of-play and analysis of the national level R&I system and its challenges, to support the European Semester.

Latvia 2017 EU Report or Publication

The report is providing background information on the Latvian research and innovation system and its funding mechanisms. It includes a concise overview of Latvia’s current performance in research and innovation, the main challenges and the defined national priorities and targets for research and innovation system development, as well as the recent achievements in fulfilling the set of objectives. The report summarises information on the governance of the Latvian research and innovation system and the landscape of research performers.

Latvia 2017 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility
Jaunuzņēmumu darbības atbalsta likums

The Law on Support of Start-up Activity aims to create a tax regime that will stimulate the growth of innovative Latvian start-ups by introducing favourable income and social taxation of highly qualified employees.

Latvia 2017 National Legal Document

The JRC managed Public Research Funding (PREF) study has collected information on and analysed national public research funding. It provides an overview of its evolution and current state in European and selected non-European countries, particularly as concerns funding themes, fields and the types of allocation (competitive project based versus institutional funding). The study was conducted by a consortium led by IRCRES CNR and involving researchers from USI, AIT and NIFU as well as a number of country experts. 

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom 2017 EU Report or Publication

This report summarises the work and lessons from the Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility (PSF) Mutual Learning Exercise (MLE) on Administration and Monitoring of R&D tax incentives.
An MLE is a project-based learning process whereby participating countries, assisted by a small group of experts and policy peers, jointly examine a challenge-driven policy question or an implementation issue linked to a policy reform in detail.

Norway, Belgium, France, Latvia, Netherlands, Portugal, United Kingdom 2017 Horizon 2020 Policy Support Facility

The annual RIO Country Report offers an analysis of the R&I system in Latvia, including relevant policies and funding, with particular focus on topics critical for EU policies. The report identifies the main challenges of the Latvian research and innovation system and assesses the policy response.

Latvia 2016 EU Report or Publication

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