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
This volume presents a comprehensive assessment of the economic effects of the emerging information and communication technologies associated with a knowledge-based economy, and looks at how knowledge is increasingly treated as a product in its own right. An original framework is developed to...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 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
Series: Critical Concepts in Economics
The Economics of Innovation is a new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Economics. Edited by Cristiano Antonelli, a leading scholar in the field, it is a four-volume collection of canonical and the best cutting-edge research. Many would argue that the economics of...
Published March 3rd 2008 by Routledge
Towards the Economics of Complexity
The extent to which firms can react creatively to rather than adjust passively against new techniques and practices is dependent on their command of technological knowledge and relative competence. This book explores the characteristics of the path dependent dynamics of localized technological...
Published January 30th 2008 by Routledge
The ongoing process of revising and rethinking the foundations of economic theory leads to great complexities and contradictions at the heart of economics. ‘Economics of innovation’ provides a fertile challenge to standard economics, and one that can help it overcome its many criticisms. This...
Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge
Technology has long been seen as a path to economic growth. However there is considerable debate about the exact nature of this relationship. Economics of Structural and Technological Change employs a wide range of theoretical and applied approaches to explore the concept of technological change....
Published August 20th 1997 by Routledge