Рrospects of development of the knowledge economy in the Republic of Belarus

Artsiom Bareisha, post-graduate student Belarusian State University

Summary. In the article is proposed to assess the state of the knowledge economy in the Republic of Belarus through the analysis of the main indicators characterizing the degree of development of the intellectual capital of the country. Moreover the author describes major factors that prevent Belarusian enterprises from innovations and then is offered the range of solutions to enhance innovation activity in the country
Keywords: knowledge economy, intellectual capital, science and innovation, human capital, intellectual property, economic development.