New technologies often appear to be beyond the control of any governing systems. This is especially true for transformative technologies. This book examines the deep governing structures of transformative technology and innovation in an effort to identify which actors can be expected to act when, under what conditions and to what effect.For example, more than 300 varieties were registered for cultivation in Canada in the 1990-2005 period, an average of ... Two key problems are the Colorado potato beetle, which eats the foliage and stems of potato plants, and two types of anbsp;...
|Title||:||Governing Transformative Technological Innovation|
|Author||:||Peter W. B. Phillips|
|Publisher||:||Edward Elgar Publishing - 2007-01-01|