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In a report for the Policy Institute, former Universities and Science Minister Lord David Willetts sets out proposals for transforming UK research and development (R&D). Welcoming the government's commitment to increase total national spending on R&D from 1.7 per cent of GDP to at least 2.4 per cent, Willetts outlines how this could be achived through a 12-point plan.
Key recommendations include: