Diffusing Technology to Industry

Observer 207, August/September 1997
Technology is a powerful factor in the profitability and growth of businesses. What should OECD governments do to encourage the diffusion of technology and know-how? And how can they improve the ability of firms, especially smaller ones, which create the most jobs, to harness the benefits from technology in improved performance and growth?
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