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Technology & growth

National Governors" Association. Task Force on Technological Innovation.

Technology & growth

state initiatives in technological innovation : final report of the Task Force on Technological Innovation of the National Governors" Association ; Governor James B. Hunt, Jr., chairman, Governor Dick Thornburgh, vice-chairman

by National Governors" Association. Task Force on Technological Innovation.

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Published by National Governors" Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Technology -- United States -- States.,
    • United States -- Economic policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesTechnology and growth.
      Statement[written by K. Guild Nichols and Quentin W. Lindsey]
      ContributionsNichols, K. Guild., Lindsey, Quentin W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT21 .N334 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination120 p. ;
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4008751M
      LC Control Number2001368530
      OCLC/WorldCa15934259

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      Technology forecasting attempts to predict the future characteristics of useful technological machines, procedures or chers create technology forecasts based on past experience and current technological developments. Like other forecasts, technology forecasting can be helpful for both public and private organizations to make smart decisions. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Williams, B.R. (Bruce Rodda). Technology, investment and growth. London, Chapman & Hall; distributed in the U.S.A. by.

        Technology vs. Reading. But what we tend to read online (e-mail, news, book and music reviews, technical and financial data) is a sorry alternative to literature. Great literature is . Introduction to Modern Economic Growth The Bewley-Aiyagari Model Risk, Diversification and Growth Taking Stock References and Literature Exercises Part 6. Technology Diffusion, Trade and Interdependences Chapter Diffusion of Technology Importance of Technology Adoption and.


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