Economic growth

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McGraw-Hill, 1995 - Business & Economics - 539 pages
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"This graduate level text on economic growth surveys neoclassical and more recent growth theories, stressing their empirical implications and the relation of theory to data and evidence. The authors have undertaken a major revision for the long-awaited second edition of this widely used text, the first modern textbook devoted to growth theory. The book has been expanded in many areas and incorporates the latest research."--BOOK JACKET.

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Contents

Growth Models with Exogenous Saving Rates
14
Growth Models with Consumer Optimization
59
The Open Economy Finite Horizons and Adjustment
96
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About the author (1995)

Robert J. Barro is Robert C. Waggoner Professor of Economics at Harvard University and a senior fellow of the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. About Robert Barro: "He has changed the way economists think about everything from the long-run effects of government deficits to the forces that favor economic growth." --Sylvia Nasar, "New York Times

Xavier Sala-i-Martin is Professor of Economics at Columbia University, and visiting professor at the University of Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona.