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Humankapital und endogenes Wachstum

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In the paper a growth model is developed which admits endogenous growth. Endogenous growth is due to simultaneous efficient accumulation of physical as well as human capital. In contrast to similar growth models, we assume that output can be transformed into either physical or human capital according to a linear transformation technology. The resulting model is particularly simple and entails sharp empirical predictions. Various empirical tests of that approach and the neoc1assical growth model are performed.

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  • Homburg, Stefan, 1995. "Humankapital und endogenes Wachstum," EconStor Open Access Articles, ZBW - Leibniz Information Centre for Economics, pages 339-366.
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    Human capital; Economic growth;

    JEL classification:

    • O10 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - General
    • E10 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General Aggregative Models - - - General

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