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Regions, resources, and economic growth

Harvey S. Perloff

Regions, resources, and economic growth

by Harvey S. Perloff

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Published by Published for Resources for the Future by the Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Regional planning -- United States.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Harvey S. Perloff [and others]
      ContributionsResources for the Future.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC103 .P44
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 716 p.
      Number of Pages716
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5799358M
      LC Control Number60012311
      OCLC/WorldCa274258

      This book considers what constitutes economic development and some of the factors that can hinder or help. The authors argue that if income inequality played a role in the “Great Recession” (significant wealth accumulation by the wealthy led to highly speculative investments) and that addressing income inequality will help economic by: Retooling for Growth Purchase Book. Select achievable strategies for revitalizing industrial areas and building upon the potential of existing but overlooked resources of economic.

      productivity and misallocated resources. The authors emphasize the importance of developing plans to address productivity and to improve the standard of living of people in both regions. The book explores why Latin America and the Caribbean lag behind other parts of the world in terms of growth, economic development, and productivity. Women, Work, and Economic Growth: Leveling the Playing Field. International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC. consequences of gender inequality differ across regions and countries, this book draws on IMF economists’ work to present a number of country studies sis shows that gender gaps in pay and in access to resources, occupations, and.

      Regions, resources, and economic geography: Sources of U.S. regional comparative advantage, – Sukkoo Kim Washington University in and NBER,Department of Economics,Campus Box , ,MO ,USA Received 16 . Powerful demographic and economic forces are shaping health workforce needs and demands worldwide. Effectively addressing growing population need and economic demand for health workers stands as one of our foremost global challenges. It also represents an opportunity to secure a future that is healthy, peaceful, and prosperous.


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Regions, resources, and economic growth. Baltimore, Published for Resources for the Future by the Johns Hopkins Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harvey S Perloff; Resources for the Future.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Perloff, Resources S. Regions, resources, and economic and economic growth book. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press,© Book: Regions, resources, and economic growth. + pp.

Abstract: The authors develop a conceptual and methodological framework as a guide to an understanding of the complex interrelationships characterized by the varied rates of economic growth economic growth Subject Category: MiscellaneousCited by: Regional economics is a sub-discipline of economics and is often regarded as one of the fields of the social addresses the economic aspect of the regional problems that are spatially analyzable so that theoretical or policy implications can be derived with respect to regions whose geographical scope ranges from local to global areas.

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that holds itself out to the public as such, is an investment adviser registered under the Investment Advisers Act ofand is a subsidiary of. Walter Firey, "Regions, Resources, and Economic Growth. Harvey S.

Perloff, Edgar S. Dunn, Jr., Eric E. Lampard, Richard F. Muth," American Journal of Sociology Introduction Definitions and Basics Economic Growth, at Economic growth is an increase in and economic growth book capacity of an economy to produce goods and services, compared from one period of time to another.

It can be measured in nominal or real terms, the latter of which is adjusted for inflation. Traditionally, aggregate economic growth is measured [ ]. The Foreign Policy staff reviews Vaclav Smil’s and pick up the book from wherever it landed is that we live in a real world with finite resources.

Economic growth requires more energy. Violent conflict can spell catastrophe for developing countries and their neighbors, stunting and even reversing the course of economic growth.

Recent World Bank research on the causes of conflict and civil war finds that the countries most likely to be blighted by conflict are those whose economies depend heavily on natural resources.

Mittal and Gupta () carried out an exploratory analysis of the relationship between natural resources depletion and economic growth in the present era. Though these resources contribute to a.

Growth in Regions Nicola Gennaioli, Rafael La Porta, Florencio Lopez de Silanes, Andrei Shleifer. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in April NBER Program(s):Economic Fluctuations and Growth We use a newly assembled sample of 1, regions from 82 countries to compare the speed of per capita income convergence within and across countries.

The final chapters cover empirical analysis of regions and empirical evidence on economic growth for a broad panel of countries from to The updated treatment of cross-country growth regressions for this edition uses the new Summers-Heston data set. This book is the first quantitative description of Europe’s economic development at a regional level over the entire twentieth century.

Based on a new and comprehensive set of data, it brings together a group of leading economic historians in order to describe and analyze the development of European regions, both for nation states and for.

One common theory suggested that urban concentration is the predominant factor driving economic growth. Yet, the figure below shows that a significant number of rural regions have out-performed urban regions in terms of GDP per capita growth over the past decade.

This report explores what generates growth at the regional level. Published: Sukkoo Kim, "Regions, resources, and economic geography: Sources of U.S. regional comparative advantage, –," Regional Science and Urban Economics, vol 29(1), pages Users who downloaded this paper also downloaded* these.

Economic growth and ecological sustainability are not necessarily antagonistic. However, the regions with fast economic growth require some balancing act to optimize eco-economic development, with win-win outcomes for economic growth and an ecological resource base to help ensure long term sustainability.

Introduction. Little consensus exists on the effect of natural resource richness on economic growth and the mechanism underlying the effect.

An influential article by Sachs and Warner () argues that the impact of natural resources on growth is negative, and the finding has been labeled the “natural resource curse.” More specifically, this stream of literature asserts that point Cited by: In The Age of Productivity: Transforming Economies from the Bottom Up, a book published by the Inter-American Development Bank, editor Carmen Pagés and her team of contributing researchers argue that poor economic growth within Latin America and the Caribbean results from low productivity and misallocated resources.

The authors emphasize the. The relationship between population growth and growth of economic output has been studied extensively (Heady & Hodge, ).Many analysts believe that economic growth in high-income countries is likely to be relatively slow in coming years in part because population growth in these countries is predicted to slow considerably (Baker, Delong, & Krugman, ).

Promoting growth in all regions makes good economic sense Patterns of regional growth are not uniform This is not to deny the importance of innovation in the broadest sense of the term for all types of regions.

However, given limited resources, the issue confronting policy-makers is what share of public spending it makes sense to devote to.Regions provides links to other websites merely and strictly for your convenience.

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For regions to achieve their full economic potential, all residents must contribute to and benefit from regional growth and development.

Building a society where everyone participates and prospers calls for thoughtful and deliberate strategies that .