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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The watchmaking industry, which exported 98 percent of its production, was hit
by the depression as early as the end of 1929; the subsequent unprecedented
collapse of watch exports mirrored the economic catastrophe of the 1930s.
Heavy dependence on foreigners was likely to restrict domestic economic growth
: the alliance of domestic resource-owning elites with strong foreign interests
concentrating on production for exports tended to strengthen biases against food
On the average, export-led growth raised rates of growth of per capita GNP
during the nineteenth century, though there were significant variations in the
importance of export-led growth in different countries and during different subpe-
Co říkají ostatní - Napsat recenzi
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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