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Questions Related to Economic Growth

  • Lester D. Taylor
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Abstract

In this chapter, we shall turn our attention to economic growth.1 There are obviously a variety of ways that economic growth can be defined, but the definition that shall be used in this chapter is an increase in income per capita.

Keywords

Economic Growth Technological Change Aggregate Demand Crop Failure Current Prex 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of EconomicsUniversity of ArizonaTucsonUSA

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