A new look at global growth convergence and divergence

Michele Battisti, Gianfranco di Vaio, Joseph Zeira, 9 January 2014

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The phenomenon of modern economic growth is fairly new. It started less than two centuries ago, but it changed our lives significantly. One of the main changes is that income gaps between countries have greatly increased.

Topics: Development, Frontiers of economic research
Tags: convergence, divergence, growth, technology transfer

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