Technology, Society and the Firm

SOC1 Technology, Society and the Firm

Vår 2024

Høst 2024
  • Læringsutbytte

    Upon completion of this course, the student can:


    • identify various mechanisms through which technologies affect economies and their development
    • describe the empirical effects of technologies on firms, markets, and the environment
    • explain the interconnectedness of firms, governments, political structure and technological change


    • analyze the impact of technological changes on specific firms, markets, economies and the environment
    • use these insights and tools to predict the impact of current and future technological advancements

    General competence

    • discuss the costs and benefits of new technologies' adoptions for individuals, firms, and society as a whole
    • explain how the UN Sustainable Development Goals affect and are affected by technological changes