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Convergencia en indicadores sociales en Colombia. Una aproximación desde los enfoques tradicional y no paramétrico

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  • Aguirre Tobón Katherine

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    El modelo de crecimiento neocl�sico predice convergencia en el sentido de que las regiones pobres crecer�n m�s r�pido que las ricas, debido a los rendimientos decrecientes del capital. El presente trabajo analiza esta relaci�n entre los departamentos colombianos, utilizando variables alternativas al ingreso como son los indicadores sociales (esperanza de vida al nacer y tasa de analfabetismo) para el per�odo comprendido entre 1985 y 2000. Al utilizar la metodolog�a tradicional propuesta por Barro y Sala-i-Martin (1990, 1992), adem�s de estimaciones no param�tricas de la densidad, se concluye que existe convergencia entre la esperanza de vida al nacer de los departamentos colombianos, mientras que �sta no existe para la tasa de analfabetismo.

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    Article provided by UNIVERSIDAD DE LOS ANDES-CEDE in its journal REVISTA DESARROLLO Y SOCIEDAD.

    Volume (Year): (2005)
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    Keywords: economía regional; convergencia; estándares de vida; kernel de densidad;

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    1. Quah, Danny T, 1996. "Twin Peaks: Growth and Convergence in Models of Distribution Dynamics," Economic Journal, Royal Economic Society, Royal Economic Society, vol. 106(437), pages 1045-55, July.
    2. Danny Quah, 1996. "Twin Peaks: Growth and Convergence in Models of Distribution Dynamics," CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE dp0280, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE.
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