Journals Higher Education

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Published: 13 August 2019

368 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198841760

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How Nations Learn

Technological Learning, Industrial Policy, and Catch-up

Edited by Arkebe Oqubay and Kenichi Ohno

  • Uses historical as well as firm-, industry-, and country-level evidence and experiences to identify the sources and drivers of successful learning and catch-up and the lessons for late-latecomer countries
  • Shows that catch-up and learning is complex and has a cumulative and multifaceted nature
  • Critically examines the importance of technological learning at firm level, policy learning by state, and understanding the context in which successful learning occurs
  • Authored by eminent scholars aiming to generate interest and debate amongst policy makers, practitioners, and researchers and the complexity of learning and catch-up
  • This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 International licence

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