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Myths and Realities of Long-run Development: A Look at Deeper Determinants

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  • Lubna Hasan

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This paper reviews the debate surrounding the “deeper determinants” of economic performance. It reviews the work of Institutional School and Geography School and their interpretation of the long-run development. The paper then examines the evidence provided by the respective schools in favour of their hypotheses. [PIDE Working Papers 2006:12] URL:[http://www.pide.org.pk/pdf/Working%20Paper/Working%20Paper%202006-12.pdf]

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Keywords: Institutions; Geography; Long-run Development; Deeper Determinants of Growth; climatic conditions; water as power; wealth; poverty; geographic determinants;

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Cited by:
  1. M. Idrees Khawaja & Sajawal Khan, 2009. "Reforming Institutions: Where to Begin?," PIDE-Working Papers 2009:50, Pakistan Institute of Development Economics.
  2. Hasan, Lubna, 2010. "Rule of Law, Legal Development and Economic Growth: Perspectives for Pakistan," MPRA Paper 25565, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  3. Hasan, Lubna, 2009. "Disease, Institutions and Underdevelopment," MPRA Paper 17090, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 03 Sep 2009.

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