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The Explicit Economics of Knowledge Codification and Tacitness.

Abstract:

This paper attempts a greater precision and clarity of understanding concerning the nature and economic significance of knowledge and its variegated forms by presenting "the skeptical economist's guide to 'tacit knowledge."' It critically reconsiders the ways in which the concepts of tacitness and codification have come to be employed by economists and develops a more coherent re-conceptualization of these aspects of knowledge production and distribution activities. It seeks also to show that...

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Journal:
Industrial and Corporate Change
Volume:
9
Publication date:
2000-01-01
ISSN:
0960-6491
UUID:
uuid:9a125a13-9f57-4ff6-9820-bba133286bf5
Local pid:
oai:economics.ouls.ox.ac.uk:12649
Deposit date:
2011-08-15

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