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A Theory of Development and Long Run Growth

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This paper presents a synthesized theory of development and long run growth. The theory that is presented combines two engines of growth which have been emphasized in the literature: technological progress and human capital accumulation. In the model, the growth rate of per capita output depends in part on the interaction between these two types of economic forces.

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  • Kosempel, S., 2001. "A Theory of Development and Long Run Growth," Working Papers 2001-5, University of Guelph, Department of Economics and Finance.
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