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Learning and path-dependence in the diffusion of innovations: comparative evidence on numerically controlled machine tools


  • Mazzoleni, Roberto


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  • Mazzoleni, Roberto, 1997. "Learning and path-dependence in the diffusion of innovations: comparative evidence on numerically controlled machine tools," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 26(4-5), pages 405-428, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:respol:v:26:y:1997:i:4-5:p:405-428

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