Why is Growth better in the United States than in other Industrial Countries
Although the official statistics imply that the rate of growth of real GDP in the United States has declined in recent years, it has still been substantially higher than the real growth rates in Europe and the other industrial countries, leading to higher real per capita incomes. This paper discusses ten reasons for the higher rate of real economic growth.
This paper was presented at the meeting of the Allied Social Sciences Association meeting in Chicago, January 7, 2017. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Martin Feldstein, 2017. "Why is growth better in the United States than in other industrial countries?," Journal of Policy Modeling, . citation courtesy of