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Analysis of Science, Technology, and Innovation in Emerging Economies

  • Clara Inés Pardo Martínez
  • Alexander Cotte Poveda
  • Sylvia Patricia Fletscher Moreno

Benefits

  • Provides an interdisciplinary approach to the study of economic growth and development in emerging economies

  • Seeks to guide public policy with highly collaborative, up-to-date research

  • Considers a number of different approaches for a comprehensive understanding of the relationship between science, technology, and innovation

  • Explores science and technology under the lens of emerging economies, providing a new and necessary perspective

Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. William H. Alfonso Piña, Clara Inés Pardo Martínez
    Pages 1-19
  3. Alexander Cotte Poveda, Jorge Andrade Parra, Clara Inés Pardo Martínez
    Pages 21-35
  4. Antonio A. Franco-Crespo, Fernando Herrera García, Jessica Lin Gutiérrez
    Pages 121-141
  5. Gustavo Correa Assmus
    Pages 157-167
  6. Fernando Herrera García, Jessica Lin Gutiérrez, Antonio A. Franco-Crespo
    Pages 169-193
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 319-321

About this book

Introduction

This book outlines a number of different perspectives on the relationship between science, technology, and innovation in emerging economies. In it, the authors explore the aforementioned relationship as a pillar of economic development, driving growth in emerging economies. Employing a collaborative and interdisciplinary approach, the authors work to determine the main related factors and outcomes of the relationship between science, technology, and innovation, ultimately seeking to guide public policies to enhance the welfare of the population of an emerging economy.

Keywords

STS STS in Emerging Countries STS in Latin America Innovation in Emerging Economies Innovation Science and Technology Policy Government Incentives Government Regulation Gender and STS Caribbean Colombia R&D

Editors and affiliations

  • Clara Inés Pardo Martínez
    • 1
  • Alexander Cotte Poveda
    • 2
  • Sylvia Patricia Fletscher Moreno
    • 3
  1. 1.School of ManagementUniversidad del RosarioBogotáColombia
  2. 2.Universidad Santo TomásBogotáColombia
  3. 3.Colombian Observatory of Science and Technology (OCyT)BogotáColombia

About the editors

Clara Inés Pardo Martínez, PhD, is Executive Director of the Colombian Observatory of Science and Technology. She holds degrees in Management and Economics, and is a food and environmental sanitation engineer as well as a leading international auditor.

Alexander Cotte Poveda is Research Associate at the Colombian Observatory of Science and Technology and International Consultant on Science, Technology and Innovation for the World Bank.

Sylvia Patricia Fletscher Monreno is Professor of Microeconomics, Economic Theory and Principles of Economics and Magister in Human Resources Management and Organizational Development at the Universidad Externado de Colombia. She is also project manager and researcher at Colombian Observatory of Science and Technology.

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