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Technology transfer

The communication or transmission of a technology from one country to another. This may be accomplished in a variety of ways, ranging from deliberate licensing to reverse engineering.



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Technology

Technology

1. The complete set of knowledge about how to produce in an economy at a point in time, including techniques of production that are available but not economically viable. 2. The set of production functions available to an economy. 3. Referring to industries that are experiencing, or recently have experienced, technological progress.


Leontief technology

Leontief technology

A production function in which no substitution between inputs is possible: F(V) = mini(Vi/ai), where V is a vector of inputs Vi, and ai are the constant per unit input requirements. Isoquants are L-shaped.


Technology gap

Technology gap

The presence in a country of a technology that other countries do not have, so that it can produce and export a good whose cost might otherwise be higher than abroad.




 
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