Technology Dynamics

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Technology is the usage and knowledge of tools, techniques, crafts, systems or methods of organization in order to solve a problem or create an artistic perspective (Wikipedia). Ideas are turned into uses of knowledge and tools that solve problems or enhance wellbeing (goods and services).


Diffusion of Innovation Models

These models of the spread of "infectious" ideas, developed by Bass (1969) are based on the much older infectious disease model. These examples are from Sterman's Business Dynamics Ch9

Emerging Medical Technology

Research and Development (R&D)

Technology and Health Care Costs

Software Acquisition


Technology Diffusion References

Questions & Comments to Geoff McDonnell
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