This chapter develops an evolutionary approach to the process of technological innovation. It shows how a theory of knowledge evolution can be executed in a manner analogous to the Darwinian models of evolution in living systems. The chapter warns that while much can be learned from this analogy, there are important differences.
|Title of host publication||The Economy as an Evolving Complex System, III|
|Subtitle of host publication||Current Perspectives and Future Directions|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|State||Published - 20 Oct 2005|
- Darwinian models
- Evolutionary approach
- Technological innovation