Industrial Revolution and Scientific and Technological Progress
AbstractThe industrial revolution is traditionally considered the most important break in the history of mankind since the Neolithic period. The industrial revolution marks the beginning of a self-sustained process towards modern economic growth with increasing income par capita. For a long time the first industrial nation, namely Britain, was regarded as the blue print or model for all the industrial revolutions achieved in the follower countries.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Groningen State, Institute of Economic Research- in its series Papers with number 30.
Length: 29 pages
Date of creation: 1996
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Other versions of this item:
- Fremdling Rainer, 1997. "Industrial Revolution and Scientific and Technological Progress," Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftsgeschichte / Economic History Yearbook, De Gruyter, vol. 38(2), pages 147-168, December.
- Fremdling, Rainer, 1996. "Industrial Revolution and Scientific and Technological Progress," GGDC Research Memorandum 199630, Groningen Growth and Development Centre, University of Groningen.
- O30 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights - - - General
- N53 - Economic History - - Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment and Extractive Industries - - - Europe: Pre-1913
- N63 - Economic History - - Manufacturing and Construction - - - Europe: Pre-1913
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