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Innovation Capabilities and Economic Development in Open Economies

Innovation Capabilities and Economic Development in Open Economies

By: Vanessa Casadella (author), Dimitri Uzunidis (author), Zeting Liu (author)Paperback

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Preface vii Introduction ix Chapter 1. Theories and Policies of Economic Development 1 1.1. The era of economic interventionism 3 1.1.1. Impasses of economic take-off theories 4 1.1.2. The crisis of the interventionist State 9 1.2. The era of liberalism 11 1.2.1. Structural adjustment programs 12 1.2.2. Failure of the minimum State 17 1.3. The era of good governance 21 1.3.1. Institutions, good governance and development 22 1.3.2. Development in global governance 26 1.4. The system of global governance under scrutiny 30 1.4.1. Global governance as a substitute for economic voluntarism 31 1.4.2. Toward an alternative model of economic growth? 38 Chapter 2. Innovative Capacities and Systems of the South in Globalization 47 2.1. Innovation for economic development 48 2.1.1. Understanding globalization through technology transfer 50 2.1.2. Innovation for development 55 2.2. Innovation systems and integration into the world economy 60 2.2.1. Innovation capacity and learning process 61 2.2.2. About national innovation systems 64 2.2.3. Measuring the performance of innovation systems in developing countries 70 2.2.4. Location strategies of multinational firms and the role of NIS 76 2.3. The difficulties of implementing innovation policies in developing countries 80 2.3.1. Asymmetries and endemic blockages 81 2.3.2. The North/South and South/South technology gap 86 2.3.3. The structural problems of innovation policies 97 Conclusion 105 Bibliography 111 Index 125

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  • ISBN13: 9781848218741
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9781848218741
  • weight: 230
  • ISBN10: 1848218745

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