The economics of science and technology

David B. Audretsch, Barry Bozeman, Kathryn L. Combs, Maryann Feldman, Albert N. Link, Donald S. Siegel, Paula Stephan, Gregory Tassey, Charles Wessner

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This paper provides a non-technical, accessible introduction to various topics in the burgeoning literature on the economics of science and technology. This is an interdisciplinary literature, drawing on the work of scholars in the fields of economics, public policy, sociology and management. The aim of this paper is to foster a deeper appreciation of the economic importance of science and technology issues. We also hope to stimulate additional research on these topics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)155-203
Number of pages49
JournalJournal of Technology Transfer
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Business and International Management
  • Accounting
  • Engineering(all)


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