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Towards a knowledge based economy

Kenya. Ministry of Information and Communications

Towards a knowledge based economy

strategic plan, 2008-2012

by Kenya. Ministry of Information and Communications

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Published by Ministry of Information and Communications in [Nairobi] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 89).

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC865.Z9 I558 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24477236M
LC Control Number2009333522

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of creating and disseminating knowledge. Reproduced from Towards a Knowledge-based Economy: East Asia’s Changing Industrial Geography, edited by Seiichi Masuyama and Donna Vandenbrink (Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, ). This version was obtained electronically direct from the publisher on condition that copyright is not Cited by: The knowledge economy (or the knowledge-based economy) is the use of knowledge to create goods and services.

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