The Soviet Economic Decline Revisited
AbstractIn this comment I identify a simple error in William Easterly and Stanley Fischerâ€™s econometric study of the postwar Soviet economic growth slowdown. The results of the study change substantially. [Data and code from this research are now available here.]
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Volume (Year): 5 (2008)
Issue (Month): 2 (May)
Economic growth; Soviet economy; extensive growth;
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