Economic culture and knowledge economy
AbstractAbstract This paper presents itself as a critical analysis on knowledge economy and its place in the economic culture. After framing the subject area I will continue with an inventory of ideas on the subject followed by an analysis of the various ways in which knowledge is perceived: as a production factor, as a public good, knowledge through innovation, the link between knowledge and economic growth, the link between economic growth and investing in higher education. The analysis concludes with a series of arguments for and against a knowledge based economy.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 31705.
Date of creation: 10 May 2011
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economical theory; knowledge economy;
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- D8 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
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- NEP-ALL-2011-07-13 (All new papers)
- NEP-CSE-2011-07-13 (Economics of Strategic Management)
- NEP-KNM-2011-07-13 (Knowledge Management & Knowledge Economy)
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