International Mirror of Technological Innovation of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
This study selected four typical countries, that is the United States, Britain, Japan and South Korea, which are more successful in government support for enterprise technology innovation, as the research object. This work collects the relevant measures and policies in these developed countries to support the technological innovation of small and medium-sized enterprises. We summarize the main practices of developed countries from the legislative,financial policy, tax policy, fiscal policy, government procurement, research collaboration system and technology intermediary services. By using the policy analysis framework proposed by Rothwell(1982), comparative analysis of the key tools and the specific measures in support of technological innovation of small and medium-sized enterprises by the government of the United States, Britain and Chinese is applied to find useful enlightenment to our country. The following enlightenments are obtained through research: Government should fully understand the role of small and medium-sized enterprises and establish specialized management department; Financial support from the government should be in a more indirect way, concerning professionalism, safety and effectiveness;Government should build collaborative innovation system, promote the deep integration of industry, university and research institutions, exert knowledge production and processing functions of science and technology intermediary.