TITLE

Knowledge economy

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Caribbean Business;5/1/2008, Vol. 36 Issue 17, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author ponders on the significance of knowledge economy in Puerto Rico. He mentions that knowledge economy is the latest issue in government economic development society and science and technology is included and the most important segment in the issue. He also asserts that Puerto Rico must continue to move in terms of science and technology and to make an advancement different fields including petrochemicals, agriculture, electronics, and medicine.
ACCESSION #
31954511

 

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