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Uneven paths of development : innovation and learning in Asia and Africa / Banji Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, Rajah Rasiah.

Author/Creator:
Oyelaran-Oyeyinka, Oyebanji.
Publication:
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 238 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- Asia.
Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- Africa.
Information technology -- Asia.
Information technology -- Africa.
Economic development -- Asia.
Economic development -- Africa.
Contents:
Learning to innovate : information hardware sector in Asia and Africa
The rapid rise of China
Low value-added operations in Indonesia
Rapid expansion with slow upgrading in Malaysia
Making a difficult transition in Mauritius
Weak institutions constrain growth in Nigeria
Information hardware at incipient phase in South Africa
Taiwan's move from follower to leader
Conclusions and policy implications.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-227) and index.
Contributor:
Rasiah, Rajah.
ISBN:
9781847209061 (hbk.)
1847209068 (hbk.)
OCLC:
226976052
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