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Towards a knowledge-based economy

East Asia"s changing industrial geography

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Published by Nomura Research Institute, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies in Tokyo, Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • East Asia.,
  • Asia, Southeastern.
    • Subjects:
    • Information technology -- Economic aspects -- East Asia.,
    • Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Asia, Southeastern.,
    • Knowledge management -- East Asia.,
    • Knowledge management -- Asia, Southeastern.,
    • Electronic commerce -- East Asia.,
    • Electronic commerce -- Asia, Southeastern.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Other titlesEast Asia"s changing industrial geography
      Statementedited by Seiichi Masuyama and Donna Vandenbrink.
      SeriesISEAS current economic affairs series,
      ContributionsMasuyama, Seiichi., Vandenbrink, Donna., Nomura Sōgō Kenkyūjo., Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC460.5.Z9 I558 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination323 p. :
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3740596M
      ISBN 109812301801, 9812301798
      LC Control Number2003411774

      OECD science, technology and industry scoreboard: towards a knowledge-based economy Title OECD science, technology and industry scoreboard Title remainder towards a knowledge-based economy Creator. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Staff; Subject. Electronic books; Information technology -- Economic aspects -- OECD countries.


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