The Chilean Salmon Industry Takes Off: From the Commercialization to the Early Development Phase

  • Akio Hosono


Norman and Stiglitz (2012, 7) emphasize that the long-term success of economic development rests on the ability of societies to learn “new technologies, new ways of doing business, new ways of managing the economy, new ways of dealing with other countries.” Related to this notion of a “learning society” is the view of Cimoli et al. (2009, 2) that great industrial transformation “entails a major process of accumulation of knowledge and capabilities, at the level of both individuals and organizations.


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In addition to the references listed here, the author consulted a number of articles and books listed in the bibliography of Chap.  2 and drew on approximately 80 h of interviews with Chileans and Japanese considered to be key people in the development of the Chilean salmon industry .


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Japan International Cooperation Agency Research Institute (JICA-RI)TokyoJapan

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