Quandaries in the economics of dual technologies and spillovers from military to civilian research and development

In this paper we argue that the ‘standard’ view of the relationship between military and civilian technology is too simple and cannot account for the variety of historical experiences. In order to understand this relationship, attention must be paid to two things: that technologies have a lifecycle,...

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Volume: 24
Main Author: Cowan, Robin
Foray, Dominique
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 1995
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
Elsevier
published in: Research policy Vol. 24; no. 6; pp. 851 - 868
Data of publication: 1995
ISSN: 0048-7333
1873-7625
EISSN: 1873-7625
Discipline: Sciences (General)
Business
Series: Research Policy
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