Social Capital And Economic Growth: A County-Level Analysis
AbstractThe effect of social capital on economic growth is examined using linear regression analysis and U.S. county-level data. Results reveal that social capital has a statistically significant, independent positive effect on the rate of per-capita income growth.
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Bibliographic InfoArticle provided by Southern Agricultural Economics Association in its journal Journal of Agricultural and Applied Economics.
Volume (Year): 32 (2000)
Issue (Month): 03 (December)
economic growth; social capital; U.S. counties; Institutional and Behavioral Economics; International Development;
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