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Convergence
Working Paper
International and Intra-national Technology Spillovers and Technology Development Paths in Developing Countries: The Case of China

This paper analyses the paths of technology development among regions with heterogeneous economic and technological characteristics, focusing on the case of China...

Convergence Regional economics Management (Technological innovations)
Journal Article
Development Path of China and India and the Challenges for their Sustainable Growth

Part of Journal Special Issue The Rise of China and India

Economic development Factor proportions International trade
Working Paper
Hunting for Leopards: Long-Run Country Income Dynamics in Africa

This paper examines the country-level dynamics of long-run growth in Africa between 1975 and 2005. We are primarily interested in examining how growth has affected mobility and the distribution of income among countries...

Economic development Gross national product Convergence
Working Paper
Indian Economic Growth: Lessons for the Emerging Economies

Can we use neoclassical growth model to single out the important transmission channels through which external factors or ‘primitives’ affected the Indian economy and caused the remarkable growth of the period 1982–2002?...

Business cycles Economic development Convergence
Working Paper
Development Path of China and India and the Challenges for Their Sustainable Growth

The segmentation of global manufacturing and services provided China and subsequently India with a golden opportunity to make full use of their absolute advantage—low cost yet educated labour—to integrate into the world economy within a c...

Economic development Factor proportions International trade
Working Paper
Global Growth and Distribution: Are China and India Re shaping the World?

Over the past 20 years, aggregate measures of global inequality have changed little even if significant structural changes have been observed...

Economic forecasting Globalization Income distribution
Working Paper
Comparing Regional Development in China and India

Economic growth in China and India has attracted many headlines recently. As a result, the literature comparing the two Asian giants has expanded substantially...

Economic development Equality and inequality Convergence
Book Chapter
International Convergence or Higher Inequality in Human Development?: Evidence for 1975 to 2002

From the book: Advancing Development

Economic development Equality and inequality Convergence
Working Paper
International Convergence or Higher Inequality in Human Development?: Evidence for 1975 to 2003

The concept of convergence is extended to the human development index. Evidence of weak absolute convergence is found over 1975-2002...

Economic development Equality and inequality Convergence
Book Chapter
Opening the Convergence Black Box: Measurement Problems and Demographic Aspects

From the book: Spatial Inequality and Development

Household survey Income Convergence
Book Chapter
Quo Vadis? Inequality and Poverty Dynamics Across Russian Regions

From the book: Spatial Inequality and Development

Equality and inequality Convergence Poverty
Book Chapter
Economic Integration and Migration: The Mexico-United States Case

From the book: Poverty, International Migration and Asylum

Economic integration Emigration and immigration International trade
Working Paper
Convergence Club Empirics: Some Dynamics and Explanations of Unequal Growth across Indian States

This paper documents the convergence of incomes across Indian states over the period 1965 to 1998...

Capital investments Distribution Infrastructure (Economics)
Working Paper
Quo Vadis? Inequality and Poverty Dynamics across Russian Regions

This paper analyses regional data on inequality and poverty in Russia during 1994-2000 using published series from the regionally representative Household Budget Survey...

Equality and inequality Convergence Poverty
Working Paper
Economic Integration and Migration: The Mexico-US Case

This paper explains the evolution and effects of Mexico-US migration, and highlights the NAFTA approach to economic integration, viz., free up trade and investment while stepping up efforts to prevent unauthorized migration...

Economic integration Emigration and immigration International trade
Book Chapter
Convergence Clubs in Cross-Country Life Expectancy Dynamics

From the book: Perspectives on Growth and Poverty

Distribution Economic growth Health
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