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  1. Globalisation, Convergence and European Telecommunications Regulation

    Globalisation, Convergence and European Telecommunications Regulation

    Peter Humphreys, Seamus Simpson
    This book provides a comprehensive and up-to-date account of the complex interrelationship between technological change, globalisation, ‘Europeanisation’, national institutional structures, and the transfer of ideas in the reform of European telecommunications regulation. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  2. Internationalizing the Internet

    Internationalizing the Internet

    Brung-Keun Kim
    This compelling book focuses on the global formation of the Internet system. It contests the common belief that the Internet’s adoption was inevitable and instead examines the social and economic processes that allowed to it to prevail over competing standards and methods for achieving a global information infrastructure. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  3. The Software Industry in Emerging Markets

    The Software Industry in Emerging Markets

    Edited by Simon Commander
    This book aims to promote an understanding of the origins and dynamics of the software industry in a number of key emerging markets – Brazil, China, India and Israel, and to establish what experiences, if any, are potentially replicable in other prevailing markets. In-depth interviews with leading players in the industry are combined with other new data to provide a comparative study of the dynamics of the sector in emerging markets, to emphasise the public policy implications of these developments, and place them in a wider international context. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 135.00   Web: $ 121.50
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  4. High-Tech Industries in China

    High-Tech Industries in China

    Chien-Hsun Chen, Hui-Tzu Shih
    Following China’s accession to the WTO in 2001, reform of its science and technology system has deepened. This book provides an in-depth analysis of the high-tech sector, examining Chinese high-tech industry policy, the emergence of industrial clusters, the R&D activities of multinational corporations operating in China, and the prospect of commercialization of high-tech achievements. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  5. Technological Transitions and System Innovations

    Technological Transitions and System Innovations

    Frank W. Geels
    This important book addresses how long term and large scale shifts from one socio-technical system to another come about, using insights from evolutionary economics, sociology of technology and innovation studies. These major changes involve not just technological changes, but also changes in markets, regulation, culture, industrial networks and infrastructure. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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  6. Trust and Crime in Information Societies

    Trust and Crime in Information Societies

    Edited by Robin Mansell, Brian S. Collins
    This fascinating book gathers together an enviable range of experts from a variety of disciplines to study how trust and crime interact with new digital technologies. It provides a critical discussion on the prospects of the Internet and on the future of crime and crime prevention. It also presents a realistic vision of the implications and uncertainties of future developments in cyberspace, and identifies the key issues affecting the way in which today’s complex information societies are evolving. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 196.00   Web: $ 176.40
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  7. The Economics of Technology Diffusion and Energy Efficiency

    The Economics of Technology Diffusion and Energy Efficiency

    Peter Mulder
    Technological change plays a crucial role in realizing energy efficiency improvements and, therefore, in ameliorating the conflict between economic growth and environmental quality. However, the diffusion of new technologies can prove a costly and lengthy process, meaning that many firms do not invest in best-practice technologies. The author offers important new explanations for this energy-efficiency paradox. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  8. Social Learning in Technological Innovation

    Social Learning in Technological Innovation

    Robin Williams, James Stewart, Roger Slack
    This book explores the innovation processes involved in the application and use of Information and Communications Technologies (ICTs) at work and in everyday life. These are analysed through an unparalleled set of 23 European case studies, which, uniquely, address both the design/development and the implementation of ICT applications across the cultural, civic information and education sectors. Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  9. Technological Learning

    Technological Learning

    Gillian M. Marcelle
    This book investigates how individual firms in developing countries undertake technological learning and capability building (TCB) efforts and explains why some developing country firms are world-class and others struggle with these important processes Learn More
    2005   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  10. Location, Travel and Information Technology

    Location, Travel and Information Technology

    Peter Nijkamp
    This important book collects together Peter Nijkamp’s work on spatial-economic markets, particularly housing and labour markets, and the increasing impact of information technology on mobility and the location of firms, residents and job seekers. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 183.00   Web: $ 164.70
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  11. The Economics of Standards

    The Economics of Standards

    Knut Blind
    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the important topic of standards, which remains a vastly under-researched field of empirical inquiry. It presents a variety of interesting empirical analyses which reveal the driving forces and the economic impacts of standardization both in the manufacturing and the service sector. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  12. Media, Technology and Copyright

    Media, Technology and Copyright

    Michael A. Einhorn
    Media, Technology and Copyright is an interdisciplinary work that applies economic theory to central topical issues in the law of intellectual property. Based on the author's professional experience as a professor, lecturer, and consultant, the volume represents the first full-length consideration of the diverse topics of law and copyright by a professional economist. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  13. Information Technology Policy and the Digital Divide

    Information Technology Policy and the Digital Divide

    Edited by Mitsuhiro Kagami, Masatsugu Tsuji, Emanuele Giovannetti
    The proliferation of new information technologies throughout the world has raised some important questions for policymakers as to how developing countries can benefit from their diffusion. This important volume compares the advantages and disadvantages of the IT revolution through detailed studies of a variety of developed and developing nations and regions: Argentina, Estonia, the EU, India, Japan, Korea, Mexico, South Africa, Thailand and the USA. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  14. Innovation Management in the ICT Sector

    Innovation Management in the ICT Sector

    Edward I. Huizenga
    Edward Huizenga explores how knowledge and service intensive companies can thrive on innovation and entrepreneurship in the ICT sector. He applies new theoretical insights from strategy and organisation theory, and includes case studies of 30 European service companies. These case studies address the key innovation issues and present answers as to why a constant search for innovation improves firms’ competitive position. The key success factors are identified together with those differences that define the frontrunners who are able to turn new ideas into profit. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  15. New Technologies and Environmental Innovation

    New Technologies and Environmental Innovation

    Joseph Huber
    In this insightful book, Joseph Huber investigates the life cycle analysis of technological and environmental innovations (TEIs). TEIs are new technologies, products and practices which have benign environmental effects and which can increase eco-efficiency. More importantly, they can also improve ‘metabolic consistency’, thus laying the foundations for a sustainable industrial ecology. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 175.00   Web: $ 157.50
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  16. Inside the Virtual Product

    Inside the Virtual Product

    Luciana D’Adderio
    What is the influence of software systems on an organization’s ability to create knowledge, learn, adapt to change and innovate? While organization, management and innovation theory has primarily focused on the impact of software on measures such as process efficiency and speed, this book argues that integrated systems and digital technologies offer even more fundamental implications for the innovating firm. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 128.00   Web: $ 115.20
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  17. Knowledge, Technological Catch-up and Economic Growth

    Knowledge, Technological Catch-up and Economic Growth

    Mark Rogers
    Knowledge, Technological Catch-up and Economic Growth investigates the relationship between knowledge diffusion and economic growth. Using a broad definition of knowledge – encompassing technology, production skills, know-how and firm capabilities – the central argument of the book is that the extent of knowledge diffusion is an important determinant of economic growth. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  18. China’s Telecommunications Market

    China’s Telecommunications Market

    Ding Lu, Chee K. Wong
    The authors examine the singularity of the Chinese experience in building up its extensive telecommunications network in merely a decade, by reviewing China’s national industrial policies and institutional reforms within the industry. The reader will find in this volume a unique and in-depth analysis of the interplay between political and economic forces amidst the industry’s structural overhaul and regulatory reforms. The accounts of industrial features and market conditions are enriched with up-to-date data, which are extremely useful for appreciating the development and prospects for this fast-growing market, set against the backdrop of China’s accession to the WTO. Learn More
    2004   Hardback Price: $ 127.00   Web: $ 114.30
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  19. The Industrial Dynamics of the New Digital Economy

    The Industrial Dynamics of the New Digital Economy

    Edited by Jens Frøslev Christensen, Peter Maskell
    This book investigates the implications of digital technologies on the industrial and business dynamics of modern economies. In-depth studies analyse how deep-rooted work practices of the Old Economy have been dramatically challenged when confronted with the entrepreneurial wave of the New Economy. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  20. Changing Governance of Research and Technology Policy

    Changing Governance of Research and Technology Policy

    Edited by Jakob Edler, Stefan Kuhlmann, Maria Behrens
    Europe’s research and technology system is about to change with the introduction of a novel approach, labelled ‘European Research Area’ (ERA). This concept makes an attempt to break with the established mode of governance in Europe and seeks to advance European research collaboration and co-ordinate national research policies. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 165.00   Web: $ 148.50
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