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The Role of Agriculture on the Recent Brazilian Economic Growth

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  • Spolador, Humberto Francisco Silva
  • Roe, Terry L.

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This paper investigates the contribution of the Brazilian agriculture to economic growth of the Brazilian economy. It draws upon the Global Trade Analysis Project (GTAP) data base, and other time series data to construct a multi-sector Ramsey model that shows the transition growth of the Brazilian agricultural sector and its effects on growth of the Brazilian economy, with particular emphasis given to the years 1994–2010.

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  • Spolador, Humberto Francisco Silva & Roe, Terry L., 2012. "The Role of Agriculture on the Recent Brazilian Economic Growth," 2012 Conference, August 18-24, 2012, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil 125822, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:iaae12:125822
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    1. Beatrix Gaitan & Terry Roe, 2012. "International Trade, Exhaustible-Resource Abundance and Economic Growth," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 15(1), pages 72-93, January.
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    Keywords

    Agriculture; economic growth; macroeconomics variables; Agribusiness; Agricultural and Food Policy; O10; O11; Q1;

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    • O10 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - General
    • O11 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Macroeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
    • Q1 - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics - - Agriculture

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