Transitional Growth Paths in Developing Economies
This paper develops model of growth in an economy where the capital stock is rationed across labour inputs, as in the dual, or segmented, labour market literature on developing economies. In this economy, the increased use of labour in the formal sectors can sustain high marginal and average products of capital and high growth rates for periods of 15-30 years. This provides an interesting insight into the current growth and convergence debate. The model is shown to overcome the empirical problems of the standard Ramsey growth model and also avoids some recent criticisms of endogenous growth models.
To our knowledge, this item is not available for
download. To find whether it is available, there are three
1. Check below under "Related research" whether another version of this item is available online.
2. Check on the provider's web page whether it is in fact available.
3. Perform a search for a similarly titled item that would be available.
|Date of creation:||1997|
|Date of revision:|
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: |
Fax: +61)-2- 9313- 6337
Web page: http://www.economics.unsw.edu.au/Email:
More information through EDIRC
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:fth:nesowa:97/7. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Thomas Krichel)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.