Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 January 2000

218 Pages | 6 line illustrations


ISBN: 9780195109030

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division


Growth Theory

An Exposition

Second Edition

Robert M. Solow

  • The author is the most prestigious living growth theorist in the world, and a Nobel Laureate.
  • Provides a relatively brief 12 chapter overview of old and new growth theory, with sympathetic, buy very critical, discussion of recent theorists such as Roemer, Lucas, and Grossman.
  • A lot of interest in economic growth in both liberal arts (undergraduate and graduate) departments of economics and in business economics (undergraduate and graduate).
  • Only book to cover traditional exogenous and new endogenous growth theory in historical sequence, showing casual relationships, similarities, and contrasts.

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