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A New Proof of Uzawa's Steady-State Growth Theorem

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  • Charles I. Jones

    (U.C. Berkeley and NBER)

  • Dean Scrimgeour

    (U.C. Berkeley)

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This note revisits the proof of the steady-state growth theorem, first given by Uzawa in 1961.We provide a clear statement of the theorem, discuss intuition for why it holds, and present a new, elegant proof due to Schlicht (2006). Copyright by the President and Fellows of Harvard College and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Article provided by MIT Press in its journal The Review of Economics and Statistics.

Volume (Year): 90 (2008)
Issue (Month): 1 (February)
Pages: 180-182

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  1. Miguel A. Leon-Ledesma & Mathan Satchi, 2011. "The Choice of CES Production Techniques and Balanced Growth," Studies in Economics, Department of Economics, University of Kent 1113, Department of Economics, University of Kent.
  2. Young, Andrew T., 2013. "U.S. Elasticities Of Substitution And Factor Augmentation At The Industry Level," Macroeconomic Dynamics, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press, vol. 17(04), pages 861-897, June.
  3. Andreas Irmen, 2010. "Steady-State Growth and the Elasticity of Substitution," CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich 2955, CESifo Group Munich.
  4. Shekhar Aiyar & Carl-Johan Dalgaard, 2008. "Accounting for Productivity: Is it OK to Assume that the World is Cobb-Douglas?," Discussion Papers, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics 08-14, University of Copenhagen. Department of Economics.
  5. Neustroev, Dmitry, 2013. "The Uzawa-Lucas Growth Model with Natural Resources," MPRA Paper 52937, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  6. Andreas Irmen, 2013. "A Generalized Steady-State Growth Theorem," CESifo Working Paper Series, CESifo Group Munich 4477, CESifo Group Munich.
  7. Growiec, Jakub, 2008. "Knife-edge conditions in the modeling of long-run growth regularities," MPRA Paper 9956, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  8. Andreas Irmen, 2013. "Adjustment costs in a variant of Uzawa's steady-state growth theorem," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 33(4), pages 2860-2873.
  9. Vladimir D. Matveenko & Alexei V. Korolev, 2011. "What Is Common In Different Economic Growth Models?," DEGIT Conference Papers, DEGIT, Dynamics, Economic Growth, and International Trade c016_075, DEGIT, Dynamics, Economic Growth, and International Trade.
  10. Miguel A. Leon-Ledesma & Mathan Satchi, 2010. "A Note on Balanced Growth with a less than unitary Elasticity of Substitution," Studies in Economics, Department of Economics, University of Kent 1007, Department of Economics, University of Kent.

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