European Knowledge Sharing Event on R&D Capitalisation – Day 1

Report Title: European Knowledge Sharing Event on R&D Capitalisation – Day 1

Published: 25/01/13

This event aimed to progress the on-going work to capitalise R&D in European countries, helping to ensure the production of good quality, internationally comparable statistics for inclusion in the National Accounts from 2014 onwards.

Co-organised by the ONS and UK~IRC, this 2-day conference was held at Imperial College London on 17 and 18 December. The links below take you to a video of the day 1 sessions:

  • 17 December 2012: Session 1: Update from Eurostat; OECD survey on intellectual property products; Overview/Refresher of R&D Capitalisation; R&D capitalisation – analytical and political needs    
  • 17 December 2012: Session 2: Consistency of FM sources with other sources of R&D data; Double counting with other intangibles (software, minerals, etc); Costs of captial and the estimate of R&D output  
  • 17 December 2012: Session 3 & 4: Intermediate consumption of R&D; Returns to Capital in the Valuation of R&D Output Industry-level estimates; Keynote Address: Dennis Fixler (Bureau of Economic Analysis), USA