|Title:||Assessment of the socio-economic impact of the ESA participation to the International Space Station (ISS) programme : executive summary|
|Publisher:||[S.l.] : European Space Agency, 2016|
|Size:||1 online resource (12 p.) / col. ill.|
|Subjects:||Astronautics and state--Europe ; International Space Station (ISS)|
The overall objective of the study is to undertake an exhaustive assessment of the socio-economic impacts of ESA participation to the ISS programme. The study comprises an evaluation of the economic (GDP) impact (direct, indirect and induced) as well as of catalytic and wider impacts associated to ISS exploitation on the economies of the ESA Member States, along the functional lines of the 2014 study carried out by Strategy& for ESA on the Socio-economic Impact of the Ariane 5 and Vega programmes.