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Technology indicators and developing countries

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat.

Technology indicators and developing countries

by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat.

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    Subjects:
  • Technology indicators -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries -- Economic aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

    Statementstudy prepared by the UNCTAD Secretariat.
    SeriesDocument (united Nations) UNCTAD/ITP/TEC/ -- 19
    ContributionsUnited Nations Conference on Trade and Development.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 36 p. :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19785858M

    Modeling Technology Adoption in Developing Countries By TIMOTHY BESLEY AND ANNE CASE* Perhaps one of the main reasons for studying economic development is to under- stand better how individuals are able to make the transition out of poverty. Technol- ogy may be viewed as a means to this end. Yet, while the development of higher-yield-File Size: KB. Science & Technology Collaboration: Building Capacity in Developing Countries? The research described in this report was performed under the auspices of RAND's Science and Technology unit. This report is part of the RAND Corporation monograph report series. The monograph/report was a product of the RAND Corporation from to Cited by: 2.

      () United Nations conference on trade and development: Science, technology and innovation indicators for policymaking in developing countries: An overview of Cited by: 6. Information Society, Digital Divide, and E-Governance in Developing Countries Sukaina Al-Nasrawi (United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, Lebanon) and Saleem Zoughbi (United Nations University, International Institute for Software Technology, Macau SAR, China)Cited by: 2.

      With planning and developing infrastructure technology in the Third World countries can have sustainable economic growth. Continuously improving the infrastructure in those countries will also achieve sustainable development in different fields such as schools, factories, and roads, not only in technology (Ng’ang’a, ). This ranking shows the top 20 countries according to their score for the ICT development index in The ICT Development Index (IDI) is a composite index combining eleven indicators into one.


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