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The Market for Knowledge in the Chemical Sector

  • Fabrizio Cesaroni
  • Myriam Mariani
Part of the Economics of Science, Technology and Innovation book series (ESTI, volume 22)

Abstract

Few industries epitomize the market for knowledge as the chemical industry. Large and small companies, universities, and research laboratories are heterogeneous sources of scientific and technological knowledge. Market and non-market interactions are the means through which knowledge diffuses among them, and enhance the potential complementarities.

Keywords

Chemical Industry Polymer Chemistry Union Carbide License Agreement Chemical Sector 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fabrizio Cesaroni
    • 1
  • Myriam Mariani
    • 2
  1. 1.Scuola Superiore “Sant’ Anna”PisaItaly
  2. 2.University of Camerino (Italy), and MERIT, University of MaastrichtMaastrichtThe Nederlands

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