Guidebook for Socio-economic impact assessment of Research Infrastructures

Socio-economic impact assessment of Research Infrastructures is a fast-growing field. It generates a lot of interest. But it also poses many questions, thus making it a complex topic. This Guidebook is developed for Research Infrastructure managers and staff, policy makers and funders, as well as other professionals who want to develop knowledge on this topic. The Guidebook introduces the language of impact assessment, gives a glimpse into pathways how Research Infrastructures’ activities lead to broader effects on society and the economy, provides useful examples and helps making important strategic choices.


Griniece, E.,, RI-PATHS,

Document type
  • Practical Advice/Guide


Publication Year


FOR SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT ASSESSMENT OF RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURES Authors: Elina Griniece, Jelena Angelis, Alasdair Reid – EFIS Centre Silvia Vignetti, Jessica Catalano - CSIL Ana Helman, Matias Barberis Rami – ESF Henning Kroll – Fraunhofer ISI
Geographical focus
  • General/no specific focus
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • General

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