Innovation diffusion, technological convergence and economic growth

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Andergassen, Rainer; Nardini, Franco; Ricottilli, Massimo;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Dipartimento di Scienze economiche DSE
  • Journal: eissn: 2282-6483
  • Publisher copyright policies & self-archiving
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.6092/unibo/amsacta/3885
  • Subject: INNOVATION | Innovation diffusion | Economic growth | Quaderni - Working Paper DSE | O31 | E19 | O41 | O33 | general purpose technologies | innovation; innovation diffusion; technological convergence; general purpose technologies; economic growth | SECS-P/02 Politica economica
    • ddc: ddc:330
      jel: jel:O41 | jel:O33 | jel:O31 | jel:E19

The paper investigates the mechanics through which novel technological principles are developed and diffused throughout an economy consisting of a technologically heterogeneous ensemble of firms. In the model entrepreneurs invest in the discovery and in the diffusion of... View more
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