A comparative analysis of the developmental impacts of national innovation systems in the BRICS countries
Keywords:BRICS, national innovation systems, economic performance
This study aims to analyze the structure of the elements of the national innovation systems in the BRICS countries as economies are undergoing rapid and radical transformations, in addition to studying the development effects of these systems on the main economic and social indicators. In order to achieve these goals, we analyzed the structural differences between the dimensions of national innovation systems using (one-way anove) analysis, and we also analyzed the relationship between the dimensions of national innovation systems and economic performance using (Panel data analysis). The results of the study showed that there are structural differences between the BRICS countries at the level of the dimensions of the national innovation systems, and the results also showed that there is a statistically significant positive relationship between the dimensions of the national innovation systems and the overall economic performance indicators.