Favorites of fortune: technology, growth, and economic development since the Industrial Revolution
A galaxy of distinguished international economists and historians pit economic history against the shaky assumptions of the classical economic theory of natural growth. Their explanations consider the factors of technology, entrepreneurialism, and paths to economic growth, but each reflects an ideological wave of explanation that has marked the last two hundred years.
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It is clear to me now that this literature was in part a function of the condition of
France in the interwar and immediate postwar periods, say 1920 to 1950. (In
spite of all determination to resist temptation and work from the past forward,
history is ...
On the one hand, it was feared that France, owing to a trade surplus with England
, which was paid in specie, would be enabled to build up its army and navy; on
the other, retaliatory action against French trade would jeopardize Anglo-French
The fact that Languedoc was the last Protestant stronghold in France to give
directors to the Bank might suggest a slower assimilation and acceptance for
Meridionaux than for refugees from northern or western France, but it would be
rash to ...
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On Technology and Growth
Paul A David The Hero and the Herd in Technological
Rudolf Braun The Docile Body as an Economic1ndustrial
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