Knowledge society barometer

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    Abstract

    The technology barometer is a globally unique instrument that measures the state of technological and scientific expertise and development in a given country. The barometer comprises 12 indicators that provide an index-type key value that measures the state of technology at a given time. The barometer is based on models depicting the development of society that see us evolving from an information society, through a knowledge society, towards a knowledge-value society. The barometer data thus illustrate a transitional phase and provide an overall image of how far we have come in our journey towards a knowledge-value society. At the same time, it also indicates how effectively the development in question complies with the principles of sustainable development.
    Original languageEnglish
    PublisherEuropean Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions
    Number of pages24
    Publication statusPublished - 2004
    MoE publication typeNot Eligible

    Publication series

    SeriesEurofound Publications
    NumberEF0416

    Keywords

    • techno-economic development
    • information society
    • knowledge society

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