Information Technology Policy and the Digital Divide

Information Technology Policy and the Digital Divide

Lessons for Developing Countries

Edited by Mitsuhiro Kagami, Masatsugu Tsuji and Emanuele Giovannetti

The proliferation of new information technologies throughout the world has raised some important questions for policymakers as to how developing countries can benefit from their diffusion. This important volume compares the advantages and disadvantages of the IT revolution through detailed studies of a variety of developed and developing nations and regions: Argentina, Estonia, the EU, India, Japan, Korea, Mexico, South Africa, Thailand and the USA.

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Edited by Mitsuhiro Kagami, Masatsugu Tsuji and Emanuele Giovannetti

Subjects: development studies, development economics, economics and finance, development economics, innovation and technology, technology and ict

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