DETERMINANTS OF THE ADOPTION OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES ( ICT ) An Empirical Analysis Based on Firm-level Data for the Swiss Business Sector

@inproceedings{Hollenstein2002DETERMINANTSOT,
  title={DETERMINANTS OF THE ADOPTION OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES ( ICT ) An Empirical Analysis Based on Firm-level Data for the Swiss Business Sector},
  author={Heinz Hollenstein},
  year={2002}
}
  • Heinz Hollenstein
  • Published 2002
The paper investigates empirically the decision of firms to adopt Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) based on a comprehensive specification of a „rank model“ of technology adoption (complemented by “epidemic effects”) using firm-level data for the Swiss business sector. The explanatory variables include numerous dimensions of (anticipated) benefits from and costs of technology adoption allowing for uncertainty as well as for information and adjustment costs. Moreover, the size… CONTINUE READING
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