ABSTRACT: This paper accompanies the Historical National Accounts datahub which presents an overview of the currently available studies on long-term economic growth across countries. 293 more words
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So today I’m looking at the resources used in Rodrik, Dani “Unconditional Convergence in Manufacturing,” Quarterly Journal of Economics, 128 (1), 165-204.
- The author notes that “my data come from the United Nations Industrial Development Organization’s (UNIDO) industrial statistics database, which is derived largely from industrial surveys. 591 more words
The work of the critique of political economy is a thankless task: especially when reality comes and fucks up your theorising. Over the last year on this blog I have been trying to address a number of interrelated phenomena: … 1,938 more words
(6 June 2015, AFR, p18, by Alan Mitchell )
‘For once Treasurer Joe Hockey had good news and he was on the front foot again. “We’ve had a terrific set of numbers that came out today, and those numbers have proven that there are some clowns out there that are talking about recession and dark clouds on the horizon,” he told reporters after the release of the March quarter national accounts. 35 more words