The Future of Economic Convergence
NBER Working Paper No. 17400
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This is a paper prepared for the 2011 Jackson Hole Symposium of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, August 25-27, 2011. I am grateful to Arvind Subramanian for helpful conversations and to UNIDO for making their INDSTAT4 data base available. I also thank Cynthia Balloch for research assistance and the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard for financial assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.