Technology Diffusion: Economics and Policies


Juan Rogers


April 16, 2014


Innovation Policy Course

Running Time:

1 hour and 12 minutes



This presentation provides an overview of the role of technology diffusion in shaping the overall impact of innovation, the challenges of transferring technology from advanced to less developed economies, and making innovation have a meaningful impact on the poor. The session provides additional insight into mechanisms of diffusion and the interactive nature of knowledge flow. 

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