Economic Complexity and Human Development

Authors

Hartmann, Dominik

Date Published

October 7, 2014

Subject

Economics-

Print ISBN

9780203722084

Digital ISBN

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Summary

This book combines the human development approach and innovation economics in order to explore the effects that structural economic change has on human development. The author discusses how innovation, social networks, economic dynamics and human development are interlinked, and provides several practical examples of social and micro-entrepreneurship in contexts as diverse as Peruvian rural villages and Brazil's urban areas