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Technology, Institutions, and Economic Growth

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$80.50 • £64.95 • €72.50

ISBN 9780674019164

Publication Date: 12/30/2005


312 pages

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

1 line illustration, 4 tables


  • Introduction
  • Part I
    • 1. The Agenda for Growth Theory: A Different Point of View
    • 2. The Asian Miracle and Modern Growth Theory
  • Part II
    • 3. Recent Evolutionary Theorizing about Economic Change
    • 4. On the Nature and Evolution of Human Know-how
    • 5. Making Sense of Institutions as a Factor Shaping Economic Performance
  • Part III
    • 6. On the Uneven Evolution of Human Know-how
    • 7. Physical and Social Technologies and Their Evolution
  • Part IV
    • 8. The Problem of Market Bias in Modern Capitalist Economies
    • 9. The Market Economy and the Scientific Commons
  • References
  • Index

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