Innovation challenges and strategies in catch-up regions

Developmental Growth and disparities in Georgia, USA
Part of the Economics of Science, Technology and Innovation book series (ESTI, volume 30)


Capita Income Venture Capital Regional Economic Development Georgia Tech Manufacture Extension 
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