Economic Models of Technological Change: Theory and Application

Synopsis

Scholars, students, policy makers and business practitioners will find the theoretical and empirical models provided by this book helpful in understanding the economics of technical change at both the micro and macro levels. The major focus is on the question of how economic models can be used to study firms' behavior in the innovation process. The book also stresses strategies that policy makers can use to bolster technical change, technology diffusion, and economic growth.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 1999