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      A contribution to the empirics of welfare growth 

      Vrachimis, Konstantinos; Zachariadis, Marios (2013)
      This paper compares the determinants of economic growth and 'full' income growth. Our main result is that determinants may differ or have very different impact on welfare outcomes as compared to economic outcomes. Human ...
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      Failure to launch? The role of land inequality in transition delays 

      Kourtellos, Andros; Stylianou, Ioanna; Tan, Chih Ming (2013)
      This paper provides empirical support for one theory of transition delays: initial land inequality. Using a new historical dataset for land inequality (Frankema, 2009) we employ duration analysis to investigate whether ...
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      The local Solow growth model 

      Durlauf, Steven N.; Kourtellos, Andros; Minkin, Artur (2001)
      This paper generalizes the empirical analysis of the Solow growth model to account for country-specific heterogeneity. This generalization relaxes the assumption made in bulk of empirical growth studies that all countries ...
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      R and D-induced growth in the OECD? 

      Zachariadis, Marios (2004)
      The study uses aggregate and manufacturing sector data for a group of ten OECD countries for the period 1971 to 1995 to estimate a system of two equations implied by a model of RandD-induced growth in steady state. These ...
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      Unemployment, consumption and growth 

      Bean, Charles; Pissarides, Christopher A. (1993)
      Using a standard overlapping generations framework modified to incorporate matching frictions in the labour market and a technology capable of yielding unbounded endogenous growth, we show that the cross-country bivariate ...