Science Technology Innovation and Development in the Arab Countries

Written By Omar Bizri
Science  Technology  Innovation  and Development in the Arab Countries
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 January 2018
  • ISBN : 0128125780
  • Pages : 630 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
GET THIS BOOKScience Technology Innovation and Development in the Arab Countries


Read or download book entitled Science Technology Innovation and Development in the Arab Countries written by Omar Bizri which was release on 02 January 2018, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Science, Technology, Innovation, and Economic Growth in Arab Countries explores fresh approaches to STI policy formulation and implementation in the region, with applications to developing countries elsewhere. Developing useful contexts for studying Arab policies about science, technology, and innovation requires trustworthy data and judgment. Omar Bizri brings together both in this book. Data from sources such as the World Bank, UNESCO, the International Telecommunication Union, Nature, Science and recent surveys and policy formulation initiatives anchor this study among national initiatives that focus on essential needs, including safe water and food production, renewable energy utilization, and job and enterprise creation. For those eager to understand the challenges of STI capacity building, this book explores the many connections between technological change and economic growth. Presents and analyzes data about past, current and proposed efforts aimed at STI capacity building in Arab countries Emphasizes demand-driven policies for promoting rapid infrastructure and endogenous STI capacity building, as well as job creation Explores ways to enhance STI capacity building efforts through community-based and national initiatives Includes data from sources such as the World Bank, UNESCO, the International Telecommunication Union, Nature, Science and recent surveys

Science Technology Innovation and Development in the Arab Countries

Science  Technology  Innovation  and Development in the Arab Countries
  • Author : Omar Bizri
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-02
  • Total pages : 630
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : Science, Technology, Innovation, and Economic Growth in Arab Countries explores fresh approaches to STI policy formulation and implementation in the region, with applications to developing countries elsewhere. Developing useful contexts for studying Arab policies about science, technology, and innovation requires trustworthy data and judgment. Omar Bizri brings together both in ...

Economic Systems of Innovation in the Arab Region

Economic Systems of Innovation in the Arab Region
  • Author : Samia Mohamed Nour
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-04-30
  • Total pages : 309
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : The Arab region has become a hotbed of economic growth in recent decades. While this growth has indisputably brought in wealth, there are still countless questions about the characteristics, constraints, and implications of the region's systems of innovation. Do these systems even exist in the Arab region? How does the ...

UNESCO Science Report

UNESCO Science Report
  • Author : UNESCO
  • Publisher : UNESCO Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-06-18
  • Total pages : 739
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : Download or read online UNESCO Science Report written by UNESCO, published by UNESCO Publishing which was released on 2021-06-18. Get UNESCO Science Report Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

OECD Reviews of Innovation Policy Kuwait 2021

OECD Reviews of Innovation Policy  Kuwait 2021
  • Author : OECD
  • Publisher : OECD Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-12-10
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : The slowdown in market demand for oil is putting increasing pressure on Kuwait's current economic and social model. This model is based on the distribution of petroleum export proceeds to Kuwaiti citizens, with relatively limited long-term investment in knowledge production and the upgrading of the national innovation capacity....

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region 2017 2018

Survey of Economic and Social Developments in the Arab Region 2017 2018
  • Author : United Nations ESCWA
  • Publisher : United Nations
  • Release Date : 2019-03-01
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : This publication focuses on the analysis of the most recent socioeconomic developments in two ways. The first focus aims at demonstrating the analytical observation of routinely monitored economic and social variables of the Arab region in the global context (the monitoring part). The second focus aims at an in-depth analysis ...

Knowledge Based Economic Policy Development in the Arab World

Knowledge Based Economic Policy Development in the Arab World
  • Author : Driouchi, Ahmed
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2014-02-28
  • Total pages : 355
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : The Arab world is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. In order to keep up with the ever-progressing and expanding developments, advancements must be made with the current systems process and procedures. Knowledge-Based Economic Policy Development in the Arab World focuses on knowledge economy as the most ...

Universities in Arab Countries An Urgent Need for Change

Universities in Arab Countries  An Urgent Need for Change
  • Author : Elias Baydoun,John R. Hillman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-05-30
  • Total pages : 317
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : This book provides an overview of the current state of universities in the Arab world, and how they have the potential to transform society to raise the quality of life and stimulate wealth. The main themes progress from general to the specific. Each chapter providing an overview followed by factual ...

Higher Education in the Gulf

Higher Education in the Gulf
  • Author : Reynaldo Gacho Segumpan,John McAlaney
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-07-28
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : This authoritative edited volume examines the drivers of higher education in the Gulf region. It offers insightful analyses and examines contemporary pedagogical, management, strategic, and relevant issues on quality education that confront higher education institutions. Written by higher education specialists, curriculum developers, and policy makers from diverse international backgrounds, the ...

Handbook of Research on Business and Technology Incubation and Acceleration

Handbook of Research on Business and Technology Incubation and Acceleration
  • Author : Sarfraz A. Mian,Magnus Klofsten,Wadid Lamine
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-03-26
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : This pioneering work explores both the theory and practice of business and technology incubation over the past six decades as an approach to new venture creation and development. With a global scope, the Handbook examines key concepts, models, and mechanisms, providing a research-based analytical foundation from which to understand the ...

Science Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa

Science  Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa
  • Author : Achim Gutowski,Nazar Mohamed Hassan,Tobias Knedlik,Chantal Marie Ngo Tong,Karl Wohlmuth
  • Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
  • Release Date : 2020-04
  • Total pages : 584
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : The volume analyses major strategic and policy issues. How to make Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Policies relevant for inclusive growth strategies in Africa so that socio-economic transformation strategies will take off. The first part discusses the issues of human skills development as part of STI policies, based on visions, ...

Handbook of Research on Driving Competitive Advantage through Sustainable Lean and Disruptive Innovation

Handbook of Research on Driving Competitive Advantage through Sustainable  Lean  and Disruptive Innovation
  • Author : Al-Hakim, Latif
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-04-22
  • Total pages : 743
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : The global market is constantly evolving and it has become essential for organizations to employ new methods of appealing to customers in order to stay abreast on current trends within the world economy. The Handbook of Research on Driving Competitive Advantage through Sustainable, Lean, and Disruptive Innovation features theoretical development ...

Science Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa

Science  Technology and Innovation Policies for Inclusive Growth in Africa
  • Author : Reuben A. Alabi,Achim Gutowski,Nazar Mohamed Hassan,Tobias Knedlik,Samia Satti Osman Mohamed Nour,Karl Wohlmuth
  • Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 555
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : The volume analyses how to make Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Policies relevant for inclusive growth strategies in Africa.The base for a transformative STI policy is to link the STI policies to Africa's economic transformation policies. In a first part the general issues of introducing effective STI policies are ...

The Real Issues of the Middle East and the Arab Spring

The Real Issues of the Middle East and the Arab Spring
  • Author : Thomas Andersson,Abdelkader Djeflat
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-11-15
  • Total pages : 440
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : The wave of protests and populist uprisings in the Middle East has heightened the focus on a volatile region. But the emphasis on political issues has obscured underlying issues concerning education, infrastructure, research, innovation, entrepreneurship and sustainable economic and social development. This volume, emerging in the aftermath of a conference ...

The Problems Of Arab Economic Development And Integration

The Problems Of Arab Economic Development And Integration
  • Author : Adda Guecioueur
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-07-11
  • Total pages : 223
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : In this book, scholars, journalists, and officials of Arab, pan-Arab, and non-Arab institutions afford insights into the problems of Arab economic development and integration. The contributors, who met on the occasion of the 11th Arab Summit (also known as the First Arab Economic Summit), demonstrate that Arab economic integration is ...

Information Systems Applications in the Arab Education Sector

Information Systems Applications in the Arab Education Sector
  • Author : Albadri, Fayez
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2012-08-31
  • Total pages : 398
  • ISBN : 0128125780
GET BOOK

Summary : "This book is a rich source of knowledge about educational reforms through the adoption of information systems applications and technologies in the Arab region, covering current initiatives, approaches, issues, and challenges in the Arab education sector"--Provided by publisher....