Solow: Growth Model

Description Usage Format Source References See Also

Description

yearly observations of 97 countries from 1960 to 1985

number of observations : 576

country : world

economic topic : macroeconomics

econometrics topic : dynamic model

Usage

1

Format

A dataframe containing :

id

country id

year

year

lgdp

log of gdp per capita

lsrate

log of the saving rate, approximated by the investement rate

lpopg

log of population growth + 0.05 (which is an approximation of the sum of the rate of labor-augmenting technological progress and of the rate of depreciation of physical capital)

Source

author's website http://www.nuff.ox.ac.uk/users/bond/.

References

Caselli, Francesco, Gerardo Esquivel and Fernando Lefort (1996) “Reopening the convergence debate: a new look at cross-country growth empirics”, Journal of Economic Growth, 1, 363-389.

Bond, Stephen, Anke Hoeffler and Johnatan Temple (2001) “GMM estimation of empirical growth model”, Cepr Discussion Paper, 3048, 1-33.

See Also

Index.Economics, Index.Econometrics


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