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Economic Prosperity RecapturedThe Finnish Path from Crisis to Rapid Growth$
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Seppo Honkapohja, Erkki A. Koskela, Willi Leibfritz, and Roope Uusitalo

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780262012690

Published to MIT Press Scholarship Online: August 2013

DOI: 10.7551/mitpress/9780262012690.001.0001

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The New Economy in Finland

The New Economy in Finland

Chapter:
(p.89) 6 The New Economy in Finland
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Economic Prosperity Recaptured
Author(s):

Seppo Honkapohja

Erkki A. Koskela

Willi Leibfritz

Roope Uusitalo

Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:10.7551/mitpress/9780262012690.003.0114

This chapter first discusses research and development in general, and then turns to the rapid growth of the information and communication technology (ICT) industry. It considers the phenomenal success of the Nokia Group and the major role it played in the Finnish growth process of the 1990s. However, the Finnish story is not only about Nokia; the chapter looks at the development and role of the larger Finnish ICT industry both over time and in comparison with some other countries.

Keywords:   research and development, ICT, Finland, Nokia Group, economic growth

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