Cardiff University | Prifysgol Caerdydd ORCA
Online Research @ Cardiff 
WelshClear Cookie - decide language by browser settings

Economic analysis of knowledge: the history of thought and the central themes

Leppala, Samuli 2015. Economic analysis of knowledge: the history of thought and the central themes. Journal of Economic Surveys 29 (2) , pp. 263-286. 10.1111/joes.12052

Full text not available from this repository.

Abstract

Following the development of knowledge economies, there has been a rapid expansion of economic analysis of knowledge, both in the context of technological knowledge in particular and decision theory in general. This paper surveys this literature by identifying the main themes and contributions, and outlines the future prospects of the discipline. The wide scope of knowledge-related questions in terms of applicability and alternative approaches has led to the fragmentation of research. Nonetheless, one can identify an enduring quest for analyzing various aspects of the generation, dissemination and use of knowledge in the economy.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Business (Including Economics)
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > B Philosophy (General)
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
Publisher: Wiley Blackwell
ISSN: 0950-0804
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2019 17:13
URI: http://orca.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/72252

Citation Data

Cited 8 times in Google Scholar. View in Google Scholar

Cited 5 times in Scopus. View in Scopus. Powered By Scopus® Data

Actions (repository staff only)

Edit Item Edit Item