Инновационная активность российского предпринимательства: проблемы измерения и опыт эмпирических исследований
Problems of official statistics connected with the measurement of innovative activity and ways to resolve them are considered. As the article demonstrates Global Entrepreneurship Monitor - GEM is one of these ways. The monitor is conducted in many countries of the world on a longitudinal basis during quite essential period of time and its methodology meets mostly the international recommendations on collection of statistical data on innovations (for example, Oslo Manual). Besides information collected in the framework of monitoring allow include in the borders of observation not only small and medium businesses, but also just arising businesses (in GEM terminology «new»).