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A Strategy for the technological transformation of developing countries

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Technology transfer -- Developing countries.,
    • Technical assistance -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries.,
    • Developing countries -- Economic policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the UNCTAD secretariat.
      ContributionsUnited Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.72.T4 S76 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 23 p. ;
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2645063M
      ISBN 109211121930
      LC Control Number85223682

        A developing country like China, which started its modernisation drive in after the socialist revolution, potentially has the advantage of backwardness in its pursuit of technological innovation and structural transformation (Gerschenkron, ). In advanced, high-income countries, technological innovation and industrial upgrading require Cited by: 1.


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