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Introduction to "The Rate and Direction of Inventive Activity: Economic and Social Factors"

In: The Rate and Direction of Inventive Activity: Economic and Social Factors


  • Richard Nelson


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  • Richard Nelson, 1962. "Introduction to "The Rate and Direction of Inventive Activity: Economic and Social Factors"," NBER Chapters,in: The Rate and Direction of Inventive Activity: Economic and Social Factors, pages 1-16 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
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