Definition: Innovative firm
R & D - Oslo Manual
An innovative firm reports one or more innovations within the observation period. This applies equally to a firm that is individually or jointly responsible for an innovation (Source: Oslo Manual 2018).
Firm that has implemented an innovation during the period under review (Source: Oslo Manual 2005).
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and Statistical Office of the European Communities (Eurostat), "Oslo Manual 2018: Guidelines for Collecting, Reporting and Using Data on Innovation", Fourth Edition, Paris, 2018