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Technology and the economy

Michael Gibbons

Technology and the economy

a review of some critical relationships

by Michael Gibbons

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Published by Industry Canada in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • OECD countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Technological innovations -- Economic aspects -- OECD countries.,
    • Labor market -- OECD countries.,
    • Competition, International.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesTechnologie et économie: examen de certaines relations critiques
      Statementby Michael Gibbons.
      SeriesOccasional paper ;, no. 12, Occasional paper (Canada. Industry Canada) ;, no. 12.
      ContributionsCanada. Industry Canada.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC79.T4 G52 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 220, v, 239 p. :
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL433410M
      LC Control Number98141716

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        Thanks to the rise of such sharing-economy companies we’re more likely to book a room in a stranger’s house, with 9% of UK and US travellers having rented space in a private home or apartment. Information technology has grown into the largest sector of the economy for a reason. These companies aren't among the world's largest simply because they affixed ".com" to the end of .

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