In this chapter, we bring together many of our results and discuss their implications for model-builders and policy-makers. As indicated below, these results have implications for economists interested in modeling the process of technological change, for economists and lawyers interested in formulating and carrying out public policy toward the giant corporation, for scientists and social scientists interested in various aspects of public policy-making concerning science and technology, and for managers, industrial scientists, and operations researchers interested in helping firms to utilize science and technology more effectively.
KeywordsSmall Firm Large Firm Technical Success Product Innovation Development Cost
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