Book Signing: Innovation and the State
Dan Breznitz, Assistant Professor in the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs and the School of Public Policy, has just released his newest book Innovation and the State: Political Choice and Strategies for Growth in Israel, Taiwan, and Ireland. Come meet the author at a book signing event at Barnes & Noble Bookstore, September 26, 2007 at 5:30pm.
The 1990s brought surprising industrial development in emerging economies around the globe: firms in countries not previously known for their high-technology industries moved to the forefront in new Information Technologies (IT) by using different business models and carving out unique positions in the global IT production networks. In this book Dan Breznitz asks why economies of different countries develop in different ways, and his answer relies on his exhaustive research into the comparative experiences of Israel, Taiwan, and Ireland