n African Journal of Science, Technology, Innovation and Development - Notes from the editors

Volume 3, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 2042-1338
  • E-ISSN: 2042-1346
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The most popularised concept in the economics of innovation literature has been the national system of innovation (NSI). It is in the late 1980s that the concept that Friedrich List coined as the National Political Economy of Production took off again with different thinkers applying and writing about the peculiarities and distinctions of the Japanese, the American, the British, German, the East Asian Tigers and other varieties of system construction.

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