TITLE

Technology transfer and institutional development in Central and Eastern Europe

AUTHOR(S)
Tihanyi, Laszlo; Roath, Anthony S.
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Journal of World Business;Fall2002, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p188
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a study which examined the problems associated with the transfer of technology from developed countries to the developing economies. Role of multinational corporations in technology transfer; Information on the institutional characteristics of technology; Process of technology transfer in European countries.
ACCESSION #
7277881

 

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