Accession Number : ADA305161

Title :   China's Import and Assimilation of Technology: A Survey.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : DeGlopper, Donald R.

PDF Url : ADA305161

Report Date : 25 APR 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : This report considers the factors likely to promote or impede China's assimilation of imported technology. It is intended to help estimate China's ability to absorb technology in various fields and to gauge the consequences of importing any particular item. It pays special attention to the Chinese context and to the end users of foreign technology. Significant 1982 and 1983 transfers or technology in four fields energy, heavy industry, electronics and computers, and aviation -- are surveyed.

Descriptors :   *TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER, *SURVEYS, *ASSIMILATION, *CHINA, *IMPORTS, AVIONICS, FOREIGN POLICY, ELECTRONICS, FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY, AIRCRAFT, STRATEGY, CORPORATIONS, INFORMATION EXCHANGE, ECONOMICS, GOVERNMENT(FOREIGN), STUDENTS, INDUSTRIAL MODERNIZATION, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, COMPUTERS, ENERGY, MANPOWER, LIMITATIONS, USER NEEDS, AGREEMENTS, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, FACTOR ANALYSIS, INDUSTRIAL TRAINING.

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE