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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English



  • Latin America


  • Technological innovations -- Latin America -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Technology -- Latin America -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by James H. Street and Dilmus D. James.
SeriesWestview special studies on Latin America and the Caribbean
ContributionsStreet, James H. 1915-, James, Dilmus D.
LC ClassificationsHC130.T4 T43
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4734699M
ISBN 10089158255X
LC Control Number78023980

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Stiglitz, J. (), ‘On the Microeconomics of Technical progress’, in J. Katz (ed.) (), Technology Generation in Latin American Manufacturing Industries, MacMillan Press, Author: Jorge M. Katz, José Miguel Benavente, José Miguel Benavente.   This book is designed to grant readers a deeper understanding of the importance of Latin America's economy to the global economy. Topics covered include an examination of technological adoption and implementation in Latin American countries, ideologies and practices of management, tax evasion, and business ethics in Latin America, and profiles of . Since the boom of technology, Latin America has been progressing at a much slower rate than other regions of the world. However, in recent years some Latin American countries have been experiencing technological growth, indicating that perhaps Latin America . The term Industrial Revolution, like similar historical concepts, is more convenient than precise. It is convenient because history requires division into periods for purposes of understanding and instruction and because there were sufficient innovations at the turn of the 18th and 19th centuries to justify the choice of this as one of the periods.

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