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We explore how interorganizational networks coevolve with technology in the modern flight simulation industry. Since industries characterized by complex technologies, like flight simulation, rely on cooperative groups such as technical committees, task forces, and standards bodies to adjudicate the process of technological evolution, we focus on these(More)
for their extremely helpful comments and suggestions on this paper. I would also like to thank the various people at Croesus, who helped me access and understand the data. ABSTRACT Individuals often enter similar jobs via two very different routes: internal mobility (promotions and transfers) and external hiring. Yet we know little about how the differences(More)
  • D Hall
  • 1997
Child development teams (CDTs) have been in existence for a quarter of a century, yet little is known of how they function or what they do. This paper originated in a national seminar on how CDTs function and what they seek to achieve. It discusses the wide range of practice in CDTs across Britain and the apparent deficiencies in service provision for(More)
The pace of medical change is in danger of paralysing the process of decision making, particularly in services where clinical improvements occur more slowly than the introduction of new interventions. Audit within an individual district enables staff to monitor progress towards desired goals and standards but rarely generates sufficient data to inform(More)
The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research. ABSTRACT We explore the relationships between subjective well-being and income, as seen across individuals within a given country, between countries in a given year, and as a country grows through time. We show that(More)
provided tireless research assistance. All errors are our own. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research. ABSTRACT Advances in communication technologies over the past half century have made the cultural goods of one country more readily available to consumers in(More)