The search result changed since you submitted your search request. Documents might be displayed in a different sort order.
  • search hit 16 of 51
Back to Result List

Converging institutions. Shaping the relationships between nanotechnologies, economy and society

  • This paper develops the concept of converging institutions and applies it to nanotechnologies. Starting point are economic and sociological perspectives. We focus on the entire innovation process of nanotechnologies beginning with research and development over di_usion via downstream sectors until implementation in final goods. The concept is applied to the nano–cluster in the metropolitan region of Grenoble and a possible converging institution is identified.

Download full text files

Export metadata

Additional Services

Share in Twitter Search Google Scholar
Author:Ingrid Ott (Prof. Dr.)GND, Christian Papilloud
Document Type:ResearchPaper
Year of Completion:2006
Date of Publication (online):2006/11/22
Release Date:2006/11/22
Tag:converging institutions; converging technologies; nanotechnologies; systemic risks
GND Keyword:Konvergenz; Risiko; Nanotechnologie
Institutes:Universität / Frühere Fachbereiche
Dewey Decimal Classification:3 Sozialwissenschaften / 33 Wirtschaft / 330 Wirtschaft