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Technology Development in Rural Industries
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Hannah Piek
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Purdue University Press

This is a study of the development and acquisition of technology by a group of small- and medium-sized rural industries in Sichuan province, China. The enterprises are mainly collective ones, but they are compared with other ownership groups, such as private and state enterprises. Rural industries have received special attention
The High-Tech Potential
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Amy K. Glasmeier
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Rural America is at a crossroads in its economic development. Like regions of other First World nations, the traditional economic base of rural communities in the United States is rapidly deteriorating. Natural resources, including agriculture, show little prospect for generating future job growth, and manufacturing has become a new source
Rural Women
Language: en
Pages: 84
Authors: Elizabeth O'Kelly
Categories: Developing countries
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An Appraisal of the Technological Development Efforts of the Rural Agro-Industrial Development Scheme (RAIDS)
Language: en
Pages: 42
Authors: A. F. Akinbinu
Categories: Agricultural innovations
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Competitiveness and Employment
Language: en
Pages: 55
Authors: Garry Christensen, Richard L. J. Lacroix
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: World Bank Publications

World Bank Technical Paper No. 383. This paper summarizes the findings of a multisector study designed to examine the efficacy and importance of various technology policies, technology-support institutions, incentive measures, and other sources of technological know-how. It examines how various firms in different sectors and countries improve their technology to