Success factors and success criteria for research and R&D projects

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Agata Klaus-Rosińska
Joanna Iwko


The topic literature of the success in research and R&D projects, their success factors, or success criteria is not very extensive. Although a few items on this topic can be found, they often do not distinguish between types of projects in the research area between research projects and R&D projects. The aim of the paper is to present the success factors and success criteria of research and R&D projects and their importance for these types of projects. In order to achieve the aim of the study, the following research methods were used: a literature review and a survey analysis using correlations. The research was conducted on a sample of 200 organizations in Poland that run research and R&D projects. Based on the conducted quantitative research, the importance of individual success factors and success criteria of research projects and R&D projects was determined. The research results show that the importance of success factors and criteria for research and R&D projects varies.


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Klaus-Rosińska, A., & Iwko, J. (2024). Success factors and success criteria for research and R&D projects. Journal of Management and Financial Sciences, (50).


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