Amjad, Rashid (2006): Why Pakistan must break-into the knowledge economy. Published in:
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The author emphasizes in this paper that this was the moment in Pakistan’s economic trajectory for it to learn to leap frog technologically from a labor intensive economy, by passing the intermediate stages of resource based and scale based activities, to a knowledge based economy. A knowledge based economy is one that bases its growth not on increasing capital or land or labor inputs, but on knowledge. The transition required is considerable, the author points out.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Why Pakistan must break-into the knowledge economy|
|Keywords:||Knowledge Economy, Economics of Education, Technical Efficiency, Pakistan|
|Subjects:||I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Insititutions > I22 - Educational Finance|
|Depositing User:||khurram iqbal|
|Date Deposited:||30. Nov 2011 12:25|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 09:46|
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