Última actualización: 10/05/2018


Curso Académico: 2018/2019

Motores de crecimiento: innovación, instituciones y capital humano
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Titulación: Grado en Economía (202)


Coordinador/a: HOUPT , STEFAN OLIVER

Departamento asignado a la asignatura: Departamento de Ciencias Sociales

Tipo: Optativa
Créditos: 6.0 ECTS

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Bibliografía básica
  • Aghion, Philippe and Peter Howitt . The Economics of Growth. London: MIT Press. 2009
  • Aghion, Philippe and Stephen Durlauf (eds.). Handbook of Economic Growth. North Holland. 2005
  • Banerjee, A., R. Benabou, and D. Mookherjee (eds.). . Understanding Poverty. Oxford University Press. 2006
  • Goldin, Claudia and Larry Katz . The Race between Education and Technology. Belknap. 2008
  • Helpman, Elhanan (Ed.) . General Purpose Technologies and Economic Growth. MIT Press. 1998
  • Perkins, Dwight H., Steven Radelet and David L. Lindauer . Economics of Development. Norton. 2006
  • Ray, Debraj . Development Economics. Princeton University Press. 1998
  • Rodrik, Dani. In Search of Prosperity: Analytical Narratives on Economic Growth. Princeton University. 2003
  • Weil, David . Economic Growth. Pearson. 2005
Bibliografía complementaria
  • Banerjee, Abhijit and Ester Duflo . The Economic Lives of the Poor. Journal of Economic Perspectives 21 (1), 141-168. 2007
  • Basu, Kaushik . Globalization, poverty, and inequality: What is the relationship? What can be done?. World Development 34 (8), 1361-1373. 2006
  • Bluhm, R. and A. Szirmai . Institutions and long-run growth performance: An analytic literature review of the institutional determinants of economic growth. UNU-MERIT Working Paper 2012-033. 2012
  • Easterly, W. and R. Levine . The European Origins of Economic Development. NBER Working Paper #18162.. 2012
  • Easterly, William. Institutions, Top Down or Bottom Up?. American Economic Review 98 (2), 95-99.. 2008
  • Engerman, Stanley and Kenneth Sokoloff . Factor Endowments, Institutions and Differential Paths of Development Among New World Economies: A View from Economic Historians of the United States. NBER Working Paper # hp66. 1994
  • Forbes, Kristin . A Reassessment of the Relationship Between Inequality and Growth. American Economic Review 90 (4), 869-887. 2000
  • Glaeser, E. L., R. LaPorta, F. Lopez de Silanes, A. Shleifer. Do Institutions Cause Growth?. Journal of Economic Growth 9 (3), 271-303. 2004
  • Glewwe, Paul. Schooling and Skills in Developing Countries: Education Policies and Socioeconomic Outcomes. Journal of Economic Literature 40 (2), 436-482. 2002
  • Hall, Robert and Charles I. Jones . Why Do Some Countries Produce So Much More Output per Worker Than Others? . Quarterly Journal of Economics 114, 83-116. 1999
  • Hanushek, Eric and Ludger Woessmann . The Role of Cognitive Skills in Economic Development . Journal of Economic Literature 46 (3), 607-668. 2008
  • Hausmann, R., L. Pritchett and D. Rodrik . Growth Accelerations. NBER Working Papers 10566. 2004
  • Kierenkowski, R. and I. Koske . Less Income Inequality and More Growth ¿ Are They Compatible? Part 8. The Drivers of Labour Economic Inequality - A Literature Review. OECD Economics Department Working Papers No. 931. 2012
  • Mauro, P. . Corruption and Growth. Quarterly Journal of Economics, 110 (3), 681-712. 1995
  • Milanovic, Branko . A short history of global inequality: The past two centuries. Explorations in Economic History 48 (4), 494-506. 2011
  • Mukand, S. W. and D. Rodrik . In Search of the Holy Grail: Policy Convergence, Experimentation, and Economic Performance. American Economic Review, 95 (1), 374-383. 2005
  • Persson, Torsten and Guido Tabellini . Is Inequality Harmful for Growth?. American Economic Review 84 (3), 600-621. 1994
  • Pritchett, Lant . Does learning to add up add up? The returns to schooling in aggregate data. Handbook of the Economics of Education, Elsevier, (chapter 11), 635-695.. 2006
  • Psacharopoulos, George and Harrz Anthony Patrinos. Returns to Investment in Education: a further update. Education Economics, 12 (2), pp. 111-134.. 2004
  • Spolaore, E. and R. Wacziarg . How deep are the roots of economic development?. CEPR Working Paper # 8998.. 2012
  • Svensson, J. . Eight Questions about Corruption. Journal of Economic Perspectives 19(3), 19-42. 2005

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