Economic policy and the dynamics of growth
AbstractIn this paper I deal with some of the most important policy issues related to economic growth theory, and I argue that the recent literature in the field have been almost silent with respect to some of the most important concerns among policy makers. I also argue that measurement problems plague the empirical applications of the new theories, reducing greatly their degree of persuasiveness, in particular when it comes to measuring trade policy. I end my discussion by briefly tackling the relationship between politics, savings and growth.
How to Cite
Edwards, S. (2016). Economic policy and the dynamics of growth. Estudios de Economía, 23(2), pp. 137-155. Retrieved from https://estudiosdeeconomia.uchile.cl/index.php/EDE/article/view/40994/43660