Social sciences can unlock the full value of new technologies – Prof. Luc Soete

« Once seen as the Cinderella of EU research programmes in an era dominated by high-tech industries, social sciences and humanities are now essential to extracting value from research, says Professor Luc Soete, Rector Magnificus of Maastricht University, the Netherlands (…)

With the rise of new technologies and high-tech industries … there was a need to analyse the economic and social impacts of the changes that were taking place (…) »

source > horizon-magazine, Gary Finnegan, 19 mars 2015