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Dynamics of Distribution and Diffusion of New Technology

A Contribution to the Historical, Economic and Social Route of a Developing Economy

  • Claude Diebolt
  • Tapas Mishra
  • Mamata Parhi

Part of the India Studies in Business and Economics book series (ISBE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Claude Diebolt, Tapas Mishra, Mamata Parhi
    Pages 1-14
  3. Claude Diebolt, Tapas Mishra, Mamata Parhi
    Pages 45-63
  4. Claude Diebolt, Tapas Mishra, Mamata Parhi
    Pages 65-84
  5. Claude Diebolt, Tapas Mishra, Mamata Parhi
    Pages 85-102
  6. Claude Diebolt, Tapas Mishra, Mamata Parhi
    Pages 103-132
  7. Claude Diebolt, Tapas Mishra, Mamata Parhi
    Pages 199-221
  8. Claude Diebolt, Tapas Mishra, Mamata Parhi
    Pages 223-233
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 235-236

About this book

Introduction

This book presents a comprehensive study of adoption and diffusion of technology in developing countries in a historical perspective. Combining the development of growth trajectories of the Indian economy in general and its manufacturing industry in particular, the book highlights the effective marriage between qualitative and quantitative methods for a better understanding and explaining of many hidden dynamic behaviors of adoption and diffusion trend in manufacturing industry. The use of various econometric methods is aimed to equip readers to make a judgement of the current state of diffusion pattern of new technologies in India and simulate a desirable future pattern in view of the various pro-industrial growth policies.

Keywords

Development economics Cliometrics Economic history Innovation Technology Technology diffusion R&D policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Claude Diebolt
    • 1
  • Tapas Mishra
    • 2
  • Mamata Parhi
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of EconomicsBETA/CNRSStrasbourgFrance
  2. 2.Southampton Business SchoolUniversity of SouthamptonSouthamptonUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.Business SchoolUniversity of RoehamptonLondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-32744-0
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-32743-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-32744-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2198-0012
  • Series Online ISSN 2198-0020
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