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The Sources of Growth

  • Larry E. Jones

    (Northwestern University)

  • Rodolfo E. Manuelli

    (University of Wisconsin)

In this paper, we survey the principal theoretical models of endogenous growth and explore their common components through analyzing a series of planning problems. Our aim is to provide the reader with a consistent approach to the emerging literature on growth as an introduction to the field.

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Date of creation: 26 Oct 1994
Date of revision: 05 Mar 1999
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