The New Kaldor Facts: Ideas, Institutions, Population, and Human Capital
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Prepared for a session at the January 2009 annual meeting of the American Economic Assocation on "The secrets of growth: What have we learned from research in the last 25 years?'' We are grateful to Daron Acemoglu, Philippe Aghion, Francesco Caselli, Arthur Chiang, Steve Davis, Rob Feenstra, Penny Goldberg, Claudia Goldin, Avner Greif, Peter Howitt, Pete Klenow, Ron Lee, Bill Nordhaus, Douglass North, Stephen Parente, Lant Pritchett, Andres Rodriguez-Clare, David Romer, and David Weil for helpful suggestions. Jones thanks the National Science Foundation (SES-0720994) for financial support. The views expressed herein are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.