The Long-Run implications of Growth Theories
This paper draws attention to some possible misunderstandings concerning the place of long-run outcomes in growth theory. It argues that the traditional emphasis on these outcomes is often misguided. As a result of this emphasis, too much attention is paid to the role of knife-edge assumptions, and researchers may be led to interpretations of the evidence, or models of the growth process, that are not wholly sensible. Copyright Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2003.
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Volume (Year): 17 (2003)
Issue (Month): 3 (07)
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