Žarko Vranjanac

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The European Commission prepared The 2022 European Innovation Scoreboard, which encompasses indicators for assessing innovation performance. The transition to a digital and net-zero economy in the future is generally a key innovation goal for environmental sustainability. This research explores indicators for evaluating innovation performance and their application in the context of environmental protection in both European EU and non-EU countries. The study aims to identify key metrics and assess their effectiveness in measuring innovation within the framework of environmental sustainability. Through a comparative overview, the research seeks to provide insights into how different regions approach innovation in the context of environmental protection.


innovation performance, indicators, environmental sustainability, comparative overview

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Vranjanac, Ž., Rađenović, Ž., (2022). EU countries hierarchical clustering towards circular economy performance indicators, Facta Universitatis, Series: Working and Living Environmental Protection, 19 (3), 149-155. https://doi.org/10.22190/FUWLEP2203149V

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.22190/FUWLEP2303127V


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