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The impact of technology transfer on employment and income distribution in developing countries : a survey of theoretical models and empirical studies

  • Piva, Mariacristina

Reviews theoretical models of technology transfer, identifies measurement problems and analyses its positive and negative consequences in developing countries. Examines empirical studies on the impact of technology transfer on productivity, employment and income distribution.

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Paper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 366690.

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Length: 35 pages
Date of creation: 2004
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Handle: RePEc:ilo:ilowps:366690
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