A selection of the best EU & Ireland-specific reports on Innovation Policy & Performance:


Eurostat - Community Innovation Survey (CIS), January 2015
The CIS is a survey of innovation activity in enterprises across the EU.

Innovation Monitor 2014/15 -  Insights into Innovation and R&D in Ireland, September 2014
The 3rd annual KPMG Innovation Monitor produced by KPMG's R&D Incentives Practice in conjunction with RedC Research. It highlights issues affecting innovation in Ireland including business attitudes to innovation, tax incentives, R&D Tax Credits and linkages to universities. 

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Report 2013 - Entrepreneurship in Ireland, June 2014
The GEM project is an annual study of entrepreneurial dynamics in approx. 100 countries. The Irish Report is supported by Enterprise Ireland, Forfas and the Dept. of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation.

Innovation Union Scoreboard 2014, March 2014
The European Commission's Innovation Union Scorecard report places Member States into four different performance groups on the basis of their innovation performance against the EU average.

Report of the Entrepreneurship Forum 2014
'Entrepreneurship in Ireland - Strengthening the Startup Community'
, January 2014
Published by the Entrepreneurship Forum c/o The Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation.