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Richard R. Nelson (born 1930 in New York City) is an American professor of economics at Columbia University. He is one of the leading figures in the revival of evolutionary economics thanks to his seminal book An Evolutionary Theory of Economic Change (1982) written jointly with Sidney G. Winter. He is also renowned for his work on industry, economic growth, the theory of the firm, and technical change.

Nelson is currently the George Blumenthal Professor Emeritus of International and Public Affairs, Business, and Law, and the director of the Program on Science, Technology and Global Development at Columbia's The Earth Institute. He is also a part-time faculty in the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIoIR, formerly known as PREST), University of Manchester. Manchester Business School - News and Events. Previously he was professor at Oberlin College, Carnegie Mellon University, and Yale University (1968—1986) where he was the director of the Institute for Social and Policy Studies (1981—1986).

He also has served as research economist and analyst at the Rand Corporation (1957—60, 1963—68), and at the President’s Council of Economic Advisors under John F. Kennedy (1961—63).

In 2005 he was awarded the Leontief Prize presented by the Global Development and Environment Institute at Tufts University. In 2006, he became the 27th laureate of the Honda Prize.

Nelson as well has cooperated with Erik Reinert and his heterodox economics network The Other Canon Fundation.

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Total Books: 21
Innovation and the Evolution of Industries History-Friendly Models
2016 - Innovation and the Evolution of Industries History-friendly Models (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781107641006
ISBN-10: 1107641004
Genres: Business & Money, Reference
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TRIPS Compliance National Patent Regimes and Innovation Evidence and Experience from Developing Countries
Intellectual Property Rights Development and Catch Up An International Comparative Study
An Evolutionary Theory of Economic Change
2006 - An Evolutionary Theory of Economic Change [Belknap Press] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780674272286
ISBN-10: 0674272285
Genre: Business & Money
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Technology Institutions and Economic Growth
2005 - Technology Institutions and Economic Growth (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780674019164
ISBN-10: 0674019164
Genre: Business & Money
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Ivory Tower and Industrial Innovation University-Industry Technology Transfer Before and After the Bayh-Dole Act in the United States
The Sources of Economic Growth
2000 - The Sources of Economic Growth (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780674001725
ISBN-10: 0674001729
Genre: Business & Money
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High-technology policies A five-nation comparison
1987 - High-technology Policies a Five-nation Comparison [AEI studies] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780844735658
ISBN-10: 0844735655
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High-Technology Policies A Five Nation Comparison
1984 - High-technology Policies a Five Nation Comparison [Aei Studies, 412] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780844735665
ISBN-10: 0844735663
Genre: Computers & Technology
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The Moon and the Ghetto An Essay on Public Policy Analysis
1977 - The Moon and the Ghetto an Essay on Public Policy Analysis [Norton Essays in American History] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393091731
ISBN-10: 0393091732
Genre: Nonfiction
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Structural change in a developing economy Colombia's problems and prospects
1971 - Structural Change in a Developing Economy Colombia's Problems and Prospects [A Rand Corporation research study] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780691041636
ISBN-10: 0691041636
Genre: Business & Money
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Government and Technical Progress a Cross-industry Analysis [The Technology Policy and Economic Growth Series] (Hardcover)
The moon and the ghetto
The Moon and the Ghetto [Fels lectures on public policy analysis] (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393056112
ISBN-10: 0393056112
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Understanding Technical Change As an Evolutionary Process
Understanding Technical Change As an Evolutionary Process [Professor Dr F De Vries Lectures in Economics] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780444702074
ISBN-10: 0444702075
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Techno-Nationalism and Techno-Globalism Conflict and Cooperation
Techno-nationalism and Techno-globalism Conflict and Cooperation [Integrating National Economies : Promise and Pitfalls] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780815766735
ISBN-10: 0815766734
Genres: Business & Money, History, Nonfiction
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