Science and Public Policy

(The TQCC of Science and Public Policy is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
Benefits, Motivations, and Challenges of International Collaborative Research: A Sociology of Science Case Study66
Transformative outcomes: assessing and reorienting experimentation with transformative innovation policy45
A framework for mission-oriented innovation policy: Alternative pathways through the problem–solution space35
Towards wide-scale adoption of open science practices: The role of open science communities30
COVID-19: Insights from innovation economists26
Capturing the invisible. Sociotechnical imaginaries of energy. The critical overview24
Does It Pay to Do Novel Science? The Selectivity Patterns in Science Funding24
Governing varieties of mission-oriented innovation policies: A new typology23
Globally Bred Chinese Talents Returning Home: An Analysis of a Reverse Brain-Drain Flagship Policy23
Transformative innovation policy approach to e-waste management in Ghana: Perspectives of actors on transformative changes23
The promises and premises of mission-oriented innovation policy—A reflection and ways forward21
Do environmental regulations affect FDI decisions? The pollution haven hypothesis revisited20
Functional procurement for innovation, welfare, and the environment19
Rejecting acceptance: learning from public dialogue on self-driving vehicles18
Policy options for green regional development: Adopting a production and application perspective18
Does the high-tech enterprise certification policy promote innovation in China?18
Fifty years of University-industry collaboration: a global bibliometrics overview16
‘Unite behind the Science!’ Climate movements’ use of scientific evidence in narratives on socio-ecological futures15
Towards a responsible integration of artificial intelligence technology in the construction sector15
Are there political cycles hidden inside collaborative innovation efficiency? An empirical study based on Chinese cities14
Local government competition and regional innovation efficiency: From the perspective of China-style fiscal federalism14
Cross-country analysis of higher education institutions’ efficiency: The role of strategic positioning14
A processual approach to friction in quadruple helix collaborations12
Decoupling in science and education: A collateral damage beyond deteriorating US–China relations12
Democratic and expert legitimacy: Science, politics and the public during the COVID-19 pandemic12
The university third mission and the European Structural Funds in peripheral regions: Insights from Finland11
Education and training policies for research integrity: Insights from a focus group study11
Funding for few, anticipation among all: Effects of excellence funding on academic research groups11
What motivates academics for external engagement? Exploring the effects of motivational drivers and organizational fairness10
Use of science in public policy: Lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic efforts to ‘Follow the Science’10
Mission incomplete: Layered practices of monitoring and evaluation in Swedish transformative innovation policy10
Threat of policy alienation: Exploring the implementation of Open Science policy in research practice10
Can transparency undermine peer review? A simulation model of scientist behavior under open peer review10
An institutionalist perspective on smart specialization: Towards a political economy of regional innovation policy10
The design of transformative research and innovation policy instruments for grand challenges: The policy-nesting perspective10
How do institutional changes facilitate university-centric networks in Taiwan? The Triple Helix model of innovation view9
Public procurement and innovation: a systematic literature review9
How (not) to design and implement a large-scale, interdisciplinary research infrastructure9
The Post-Normal Challenges of COVID-19: Constructing Effective and Legitimate Responses9
Making a Research Infrastructure: Conditions and Strategies to Transform a Service into an Infrastructure9
What governs attitudes toward artificial intelligence adoption and governance?9
Competition, open innovation, and growth challenges in the semiconductor industry: the case of Europe’s clusters9
Opening up science for a sustainable world: An expansive normative structure of open science in the digital era9
What counts: Making sense of metrics of research value9
Under pressure: A systematic review of stress and its impact among graduate students9
A comparative analysis of innovation policies in Hong Kong and Shenzhen within the Greater Bay Area initiative9
Switching between worlds apart: Negotiating European space sector cultures through innovation9
Researchers’ institutional mobility: bibliometric evidence on academic inbreeding and internationalization9
Impacts for whom? Assessing inequalities in NSF-funded broader impacts using the Inclusion-Immediacy Criterion8
Embracing heterogeneity: Why plural understandings strengthen interdisciplinarity and transdisciplinarity8
Taking the pulse of science diplomacy and developing practices of valuation8
High-tech infrastructure and economic growth: The Materials Genome Initiative8
Technological structure network analysis to explore the hotspots of academic patents in international technology transfer8
The past futures of techno-scientific promises8
Evaluating blockchain technology and related policies in China and the USA8
Is the alignment between public research organisations' R&D competence and policies really critical for technology transfer?7
Enemies of the future? Questioning the regimes of promising in emerging science and technology7
Walking the talk? Innovation policy approaches to unleash the transformative potentials of the Nordic bioeconomy7
Technology transfer models for knowledge-based regional development: New R&D institutes in Guangdong, China7
From collaborative to institutional reflexivity: Calibrating responsibility in the funding process7
The Innovation Superclusters Initiative in Canada: A new policy strategy?7
Towards Evaluating the Research Impact made by Universities of Applied Sciences7
Boosting innovation in small- and medium-sized enterprises through tax incentives: lessons from the UK7
Missions as boundary objects for transformative change: understanding coordination across policy, research, and stakeholder communities7
Supporting health researchers to realize meaningful patient involvement in research: Exploring researchers’ experiences and needs7
Promoting the ICT Industry for the future with fears from the past7
The evolution of the national innovation system as programmatic policy idea in Finland7
Systems of innovation, diversification, and the R&D trap: A case study of Kuwait7
How universities influence societal impact practices: Academics’ sense-making of organizational impact strategies7
Empowering professionalism in mission-oriented innovation7
Research funding randomly allocated? A survey of scientists’ views on peer review and lottery7
Co-production of knowledge in transdisciplinary communities of practice: Experiences from food governance in South Africa7
CGE analysis of R&D investment policy considering trade-offs between economic growth and stability7
Opportunity or responsibility? Tracing co-creation in the European policy discourse6
Local political turnover, R&D investment leap and corporate innovation performance: Evidence from China6
Partial lottery can make grant allocation more fair, more efficient, and more diverse6
Cyborg ethics and regulation: ethical issues of human enhancement6
Canada’s changing innovation landscape6
Imaginaries of innovation: Turning technology development into a public issue6
The impact of a national research assessment on the publications of sociologists in Italy6
What is behind multiple institutional affiliations in academia?6
The Balanced State of Application-oriented Public Research and Technology Organisations6
Chinese public university patents during 2006–20: a comprehensive investigation and comparative study6
Public deliberation and the regulation of gene drive in the USA6
The Impact of University–Industry Relationships on Firms’ Performance: A Meta-Regression Analysis6
The rise of UK–China research collaboration: Trends, opportunities and challenges6