TITLE

Global Growth through Third World Technological Progress

AUTHOR(S)
Scherer, F.M.
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Issues in Science & Technology;Fall99, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that helping less developed countries make better use of their scientific expertise may be the key to the growth of technological innovation. Barriers to expansion; How the United States has helped; Discussion on boosting worldwide energy research.
ACCESSION #
2412814

 

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