Information Technology Diffusion in the Asia Pacific

Information Technology Diffusion in the Asia Pacific
Author : Felix B. Tan
Publisher : IGI Global
Total Pages : 376
Release : 1999-01-01
ISBN 10 : 1878289489
ISBN 13 : 9781878289483
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

According to a recent United Nations report, the increase in power and functionlity of IT coupled with decreasing prices have contributed to rapid IT adoption and use in both developed countries and newly industralised nations of the Asia Pacific. Information Technology Diffusion in the Asia Pacific: Perspectives on Policy, Electronic Commerce and Education provides essential reading on IT diffusion in leading countries of the Asia Pacific. By focusing on some of the different applciations and implications of IT in these nations, contributions in this book deal with aspects of IT applications in the Asia Pacific countries, and ways that information technology can assist nations in dealing with technological and electronic growth and risks involved.