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Keywords growth, technological progress, neoclassical model JEL classification: 04, E1 The Neoclassical Growth Theory is an economic model of growth that outlines how a steady economic growth rate results when three economic forces come into play: labor, capital, and technology. /ProcSet [ /PDF ] The Solow Growth Model (and a look ahead) 2.1 Centralized Dictatorial Allocations • In this section, we start the analysis of the Solow model by pretending that there is a dictator, or social planner, that chooses the static and intertemporal allocation of resources and dictates that allocations to the households of the economy We will later 2. �-+K�'8�����&�e�$?Q�ë(0�6�,����:?=�ERѳc /Trans << /S /R >> In the transition to the new steady state, the rate of growth of output per worker accelerates. establish this aspect of neoclassical orthodoxy, which was weakened and somewhat obscured by the Solow-Swan growth model. /Resources 59 0 R �g|0� �!v����������5��6YW��^�t�k~�p��� :�� /BBox [0 0 5669.291 8] Besides that, though, steady-state analysis is the theory underlying much of the development literature. >> h�bbd```b``��� �q?��2��" ��1��� �L R�9�dԾb+���?�I}0yL���'`�6�< "�8���ze&���`{�����@� d�c /FormType 1 3 Use the computer to approximate numerically the solution. 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Jesœs FernÆndez-Villaverde (PENN) Neoclassical Growth February 12, 2016 19 / 40 41 0 obj /Shading << /Sh << /ShadingType 3 /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /Domain [0.0 8.00009] /Coords [8.00009 8.00009 0.0 8.00009 8.00009 8.00009] /Function << /FunctionType 3 /Domain [0.0 8.00009] /Functions [ << /FunctionType 2 /Domain [0.0 8.00009] /C0 [0.5 0.5 0.5] /C1 [0.5 0.5 0.5] /N 1 >> << /FunctionType 2 /Domain [0.0 8.00009] /C0 [0.5 0.5 0.5] /C1 [1 1 1] /N 1 >> ] /Bounds [ 4.00005] /Encode [0 1 0 1] >> /Extend [true false] >> >> 50 0 obj << 53 0 obj << 59 0 obj << endobj The neoclassical growth model developed in the 1950s by Solow (1956) and Swan is the starting point for almost all analyses of growth and for any attempt to understand (Steady State) 134 0 obj <> endobj 54 0 obj << /Filter /FlateDecode 1 Harrod-Domar Growth Model 2 Solow Neoclassical Growth Theory Later, we will discuss endogenous growth theory. 57 0 obj << endobj /Type /Page 52 0 obj << In the neoclassical growth model, 1 Robert Solow was awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics in 1987 for his contributions to the theory and measurement of economic growth. /D [46 0 R /XYZ 351.928 0 null] The bulk of this paper is devoted to a model of long-run growth which accepts all the Harrod-Domar assumptions except that of fixed proportions. endstream Knowledge or Education is the Missing Factor: In the above growth accounting equation one factor, namely, knowledge or education, is missing which has been stressed among others by Nobel Laureate Prof. Amartya Sen as an important factor contributing to economic growth. endobj 1 28 0 obj 1.1.4 Growth accounting How much of a country’s growth can be explained by: • Labor force growth • Capital accumulation R�t7�L��{rot�S �K��ZPB)5J9�b� iJe!p�\�R����ҍr=5���B����M /Filter /FlateDecode << /S /GoTo /D (Outline0.5.1.18) >> To see why Figure 1 poses a problem for the conventional analysis, consider a very simple version of the neoclassical model. 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