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Brussels proposes big rise in research funding to €80.2 billion

The European Commission is proposing to increase research and innovation funding to €80.2 billion for the 2014-2020 budget


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The European Commission is proposing a big rise in research and innovation funding, to €80.2 billion for the 2014-2020 financial period, in an effort to harness innovation to produce more jobs and growth.

The research proposal is part of a broader EU budget plan agreed by the Commission – but is likely to be a contentious issue. It falls short of the nearly €100 billion sought by some research advocates in the European Parliament. But it comes...



Related subjects: European Commission, Budget

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