Journals Higher Education



Published: 03 June 2016

444 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190464134

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The Politics of Innovation

Why Some Countries Are Better Than Others at Science and Technology

Mark Zachary Taylor

  • Directly challenges the dominant theory that institutions are the primary drivers of innovation in science and technology
  • Shows that politics are the driving force that determines how the tools of institutions and policies will be used
  • Brings together the current political and economic wisdom, and latest findings, about how and why nations become S&T leaders