A Survey About Patents, Invention and Commercialization Processes in Kazakhstan


  • Ainura Shakenova Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Doctoral School of Management Organizational Science, 7400 Kaposvár, Guba Sándor u. 40.,Hungary




intellectual property, patent, Kruskal-Wallis test , innovation


This article is about the importance of intellectual property in the innovation process. It focuses on the results obtained in the survey with owners of patents in Kazakhstan. The questions were related to the processes of invention and commercialization. From the mainstream of responses, we identified those that are crucial in the process of invention and those that can affect the process of commercialization in the future. Namely, we were interested in the variables which are significant in the process of invention and how they affect commercialization. The result of the post-hoc test identified the data which differ within groups. It was found that eight variables were different in the combination of groups: the number of authors, the type of resource R&D, the number of patents, and the evaluation of the invention, expressed in terms of money. This test revealed that these variables change from group to group. Moreover, it allowed us to look deeper into the inventive process and identify the direction of these changes.

Author Biography

Ainura Shakenova, Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Doctoral School of Management Organizational Science, 7400 Kaposvár, Guba Sándor u. 40.,Hungary

e-mail: ipshakenova@gmail.com


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How to Cite

Shakenova, A. (2022). A Survey About Patents, Invention and Commercialization Processes in Kazakhstan. REGIONAL AND BUSINESS STUDIES, 14(2), 31–45. https://doi.org/10.33568/rbs.4121