Int. J. of Technology Management   »   1988 Vol.3, No.5



Title: Problems and practicalities of technology transfer: a survey of the literature


Author: Lynn Godkin


Address: Associate Professor of Management, College of Business, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas, USA


Abstract: Based upon a survey of the literature, the paper reports factors thought and shown empirically to influence the transfer of technology. Selected factors are discussed at length and placed in their historical, legal and socio-political contexts as appropriate. A summary of all the factors is presented, and these are divided into those fostering and those hindering technology transfer.


Keywords: technology transfer; strategy; regulation; literature review.


DOI: 10.1504/IJTM.1988.025991


Int. J. of Technology Management, 1988 Vol.3, No.5, pp.587 - 603


Available online: 26 May 2009



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