Acceleration effect of uncertainty on technological diffusion

Koki Oikawa*

*Corresponding author for this work

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This paper constructs a model of technology adoption and diffusion under firm-level uncertainty and then demonstrates that greater firm-level uncertainty may give birth to faster diffusion of a new technology.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)234-236
Number of pages3
JournalEconomics Letters
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Dec
Externally publishedYes


  • Firm-level uncertainty
  • Technological diffusion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Finance
  • Economics and Econometrics


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