The technology transfer paradigm: a critique

Shamsavari, Ali (2007) The technology transfer paradigm: a critique. (Discussion Paper) Kingston upon Thames, U.K. : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Kingston University. 21 p. (Economics Discussion Paper)

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An examination of certain central themes common to literature on technology transfer such as technological independence, appropriateness of technology and completeness of technology transfer. It is claimed that these and associated concepts form a coherent paradigm. The critique is based on contextual and historical analysis. Towards the end the paper deals with the central role of transnational corporation in transfer of technology.

Item Type: Monograph (Discussion Paper)
Additional Information: Economics discussion paper, 2007/4
Physical Location: This book is held in stock at Kingston University Library.
Uncontrolled Keywords: technological dependence, appropriate, complete, technology transfer, transnational enterprise
Research Area: Economics and econometrics
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (until 2017) > School of Economics (until November 2012)
Depositing User: Susan Miles
Date Deposited: 03 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 16 Jul 2012 21:48

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