Regional Convergence in Canada and the United States: Does the Border Matter?
AbstractThis paper compares the evolution of regional disparities in per capita incomes in Canade and the 12 American states along Canada's southern border. The phenomenon of capital accumulation as described by the neoclassical growth model can explain much of the observe decline in regional dispersion in Canada relative to the northern states.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University of Ottawa, Department of Economics in its series Working Papers with number 9710e.
Length: 28 pages
Date of creation: 1997
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