Драйверы инновационной активности промышленных компаний в России
The increase of corporate innovation activity is a passport to success in modernization of the Russian economy. The current paper reveals key factors that impact on investment of Russian companies in innovations. The study is based on a sample of 474 industrial enterprises in 2005-2010. The panel data structure improves the quality of the analysis and also allows to identify intertemporal changes in the specific of innovative activity. Unlike many studies on the topic, the data is based on publicly-accessible objective indicators about firms.