Develelopment of Knowledge Economy in Bulgaria

Rossitsa Chobanova

Abstract

 

The paper is aimed to a better understanding the problems, which concern development of knowledge based economy in Bulgaria . In this respect the genesis of the problem why development has to be based on creation, absorption and introduction of new knowledge is characterized, summing up research outputs from international and domestic economic literature. On the other hand a concept for knowledge driven development of national economy is presented, putting an accent to the definition of criteria for identification of economic and social priorities to be supported by publicly funded creation, absorption and implementation of new knowledge.