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.
Výsledky 1-3 z 86
model had to make is that the productivity of labor is the same across different
economies . The basis for that assumption was that labor productivity depended
on technology and capital intensity alone , and thus output per worker in the ...
While we cannot measure labor productivity directly , we can measure some
properties of the labor force that could be correlated with it . It is often thought that
skill differences between nations or regions are crucial in explaining differences
The cheap labor in Ireland ' s cottage industries thus gave the market a signal to
specialize in linen . As it turned out , it was the wrong signal from the point of view
of long - term development . But without perfect foresight it is not clear how that ...
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 EconomicIndustrial
Další části 14 nejsou zobrazeny.