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CONVERGENCIA REGIONAL EN COLOMBIA: un enfoque en los agregados monetarios y en el sector exportador

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La Convergencia Económica -si las economías son similares- es el crecimiento más rápido de las regiones pobres comparadas con el de las ricas debido a los rendimientos decrecientes del capital; pero, si son heterogéneas, la Convergencia seria la tendencia de una economía a su propio equilibrio a partir de considerar los determinantes de su crecimiento. El estudio analiza la hipótesis de Convergencia en el PIB per cápita para 1960-2000 entre las regiones colombianas con el enfoque tradicional de Barro y Sala-I-Martín. La hipótesis se evalúa además con el enfoque de Quah a nivel de PIB per cápita y de Agregados Monetarios regionales, para el mismo periodo. En el PIB se halla evidencia de Convergencia condicional y Coalición entre regiones en los setenta y ochenta; y en el agregado monetario, marcada Coalición y Estratificación.

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  • Carolina Gómez Cuenca, 2006. "CONVERGENCIA REGIONAL EN COLOMBIA: un enfoque en los agregados monetarios y en el sector exportador," Ensayos sobre Economía Regional (ESER) 45, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
  • Handle: RePEc:bdr:eserdt:45
    DOI: 10.32468/eser.45
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    Keywords

    Crecimiento Regional; Convergencia; Agregados Monetarios; Exportaciones Regional Growth; Convergence; Monetary Supply; Exports Note:;

    JEL classification:

    • O47 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity - - - Empirical Studies of Economic Growth; Aggregate Productivity; Cross-Country Output Convergence
    • R11 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, Environmental Issues, and Changes

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