Valuing Technology : The New Science of Wealth in the Knowledge Economy (Wiley Finance (Hardcover))
Chris WestlandISBN: 047082056X;
Human genomics, proteomics, robotics, nanotechnology, fractals, ecoforming, global information networks, telemedicine ? the list goes on and on. These are the exciting new sciences that will propel our next technology boom. Each creates value from novel, vast, and complex bodies of knowledge. Each demands an array of business models predicated on the knowledge economy. At present, only a handful of experts in their respective areas even understand these sciences; and only a fraction of these expertshave either the inclination or the insight to create viable businesses from these knowledge-intensive technologies. The collapse of dot-com stock prices left the investment community wondering how they could have got Internet stock values so wrong. Yet relatively ?simple? Internet technology pales next to the hyperintelligent computing, complex interactions, and enormous databases seen in genomics, proteomics, and other emerging technologies. This book...
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