Analysis of Science, Technology, and Innovation in Emerging Economies

Editors: Pardo Martínez, Clara Inés, Poveda, Alexander Cotte, Fletscher Moreno, Sylvia (Eds.)

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

About the authors

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.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Influence of Science, Technology and Innovation on Urban Sustainability

    Alfonso Piña, William H. (et al.)

    Pages 1-19

  • Applying a New Methodology to Measure Investment in R&D and Science and Technology Activities: The Case of Colombia

    Cotte Poveda, Alexander (et al.)

    Pages 21-35

  • Bioprospecting Model for a New Colombia Drug Discovery Initiative in the Pharmaceutical Industry

    Bueno, Juan (et al.)

    Pages 37-63

  • Patents for All: A Content Analysis of an Open-access Dataset of Colombian Patents 1930–2000

    Cortés-Sánchez, Julián David

    Pages 65-93

  • Open Access Policies in Science to Promote Science, Technology and Innovation in Emerging Economies. The Case of Colombia

    Cabrera Peña, Karen Isabel (et al.)

    Pages 95-120

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eBook $64.99
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Hardcover $119.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Analysis of Science, Technology, and Innovation in Emerging Economies
Editors
  • Clara Inés Pardo Martínez
  • Alexander Cotte Poveda
  • Sylvia Fletscher Moreno
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive licence to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-13578-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-13578-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-13577-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVIII, 321
Number of Illustrations
46 b/w illustrations, 15 illustrations in colour
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