Favorites of Fortune: Technology, Growth, and Economic Development Since the Industrial Revolution
Patrice L. R. Higonnet, David S. Landes, Henry Rosovsky, Coolidge Professor of History and Professor of Economics Emeritus David S Landes
Harvard University Press, 1991 - Počet stran: 558
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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Increased geographic mobility had an independent effect on mortality rates . A
classic example is the spread of the cholera epidemic of 1849 – 50 in the United
States . This epidemic was brought to American shores in December 1848 by two
2 shows the formulas for computing the technical inefficiency and input price
effects in equation ( 7 . ... Leontief Cobb - Douglas Technical efficiency e } / 0° l '
loo in w z 1 / 25 woz : WS Input price effect C ( w ' ) / C ( wo ) m wz ; 2 , woz Note :
The input price effect equals the difference in the American unit cost function
resulting from the difference in British and American input prices : c ( w ' ) / c ( wo )
. That ratio is necessarily bounded by the highest and lowest input price ratios ...
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