The weight functions for each unit of data set which are obtained by the technological development
level classification analysis of medical device inventories are defined as the cost ratios of the total inventory according to technological class and they are shown as (wn).
In a later work, Hibbs and Olsson (2004) agree that institutions are strongly connected with national economic performance, and that capital accumulation and technological development
, the proximate causes of growth, are "molded by the political institutions essential for the smooth functioning of markets", but draw attention to "still deeper and more--nearly--ultimate sources of contemporary prosperity"--the initial biogeographic conditions.
Economic development is something that benefits everyone by reducing unemployment, improving standards of living, advancing technological development
and increasing tax revenues for education, health care and social programs.
(2) Why should you be required to be familiar with the historical development of Western science, and have knowledge about the social and economic background of scientific and technological development
in each period of European history to be able to do research on the history of Chinese science?
Techniques for publishing, organizing, and accessing content are changing rapidly as a result of new technological developments
, the competitive information marketplace, and the growing sophistication of searchers.
was established in May 2000 to address the need for technological development
and alternative casting methods, and to new encourage new magnesium component applications.
* Field 4: Socio-economic and ethical aspects of research and technological development
Innovative projects such as system-on-card, fingerprint sensor or "watermark" on modules are driving technological development
As episodes of new technological development
have a natural tendency to be characterized by boom and bust cycles among investors, the pattern of the recent Internet revolution does not seem exceptional.
is accelerating to such an extent that human beings could literally become obsolete by the middle of the century, surpassed by our own inventions and their descendants, warns Australian social critic Richard Eckersley.
On the contrary: conventional wisdom has it, at least the more optimistic versions, that human ingenuity, especially in its most omnipotent incarnation, technological development
, surely is solving our problems as fast as they crop up.
Most of the areas of research covered by it are dealt with under the specific programme for research, technological development
and demonstration on quality of life and management of living resources which refers explicitly to the HFSP and provides for a contribution throughout the duration of the Fifth Framework Programme.The Commission has represented the European Economic Community as the Management Supporting Party to the Human Frontier Science Programme Organisation (HFSPO) since 1990.