Ismael Rafols and Jordi Molas-Gallart

Ismael Rafols a science and technology policy analyst at Ingenio (CSIC-UPV), and a visiting fellow at the Science Policy Research Unit at the University of Sussax and the Observatoire des Science et Techniques at HCERES in Paris. Jordi Molas-Gallart is a research professor at Ingenio and co-editor of Research Evaluation. The two work on the evaluation and impact assessment of research and innovation policies.

The North-South Divide Appears in Metrics, Too

Science and technology systems are routinely monitored and assessed with indicators created to measure the natural sciences in developed countries. Ismael Ràfols and Jordi Molas-Gallart urge the creation of indicators that better reflect research activities and contributions in ‘peripheral’ spaces.

4 years ago