Much academic literature related to the economics of knowledge has emphasized the limits of knowledge as an economic good. However, in recent times the new growth theory framework has stirred a wealth of empirical and analytical investigations on the economic characteristics of knowledge,...
To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge
Technology infrastructure supports the design, deployment and use of both individual technology-based components and the systems of such components that form the knowledge-based economy. As such, it plays a central role in the innovation process and in the promotion of the diffusion of technologies...
Published May 31st 2013 by Routledge
This book establishes a chronological trace of the entrepreneur as treated in economic literature in order to give a more wholesome perspective to contemporary writings and teachings on entrepreneurship. It focuses on the nature and role of the entrepreneur, and of entrepreneurship, as revealed in...
Published May 9th 2012 by Routledge
Using a cutting-edge structure, where a current description of the service sector and up-to-date case studies are compared and contrasted with innovative activity in manufacturing, this book contributes towards a better theoretical understanding of innovation in the U.S. service sector. The U.S....
Published August 23rd 2006 by Routledge
The U.S. Advanced Technology Program's Intramural Research Initiative
Arguably one of the United States' hallmark public sector research programs, the Advanced Technology Program (ATP) aims to assist US business in creating and applying new technologies in order to maintain a competitive edge in a rapidly changing world economy. Delivering a unique, systematic...
Published September 7th 2005 by Routledge
This useful new book reviews the literature on technology and economic growth covering historical and theoretical developments such as: *new models for measuring productivity*sources of technical knowledge and technological spillovers*stock market reactions to investment in technologySuch a...
Published February 19th 2003 by Routledge