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Credit Markets and Stagnation in an Endogenous Growth Model

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Source: Credit Markets and Stagnation in an Endogenous Growth Model

Volume/Issue: 1993/72

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jose De Gregorio

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1993

ISBN: 9781451959086

Keywords: liquidity constraints, capital accumulation, credit markets, current consumption, increasing returns

This paper studies the effects that the inability of individuals to borrow against future income has on economic growth. The model assumes that human capital, which is accumulated through education, is the only fac...

The Savings Trap and Economic Take-Off

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Source: The Savings Trap and Economic Take-Off

Volume/Issue: 1992/91

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Atish Ghosh , and Carlos Asilis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 1992

ISBN: 9781451851458

Keywords: capital stock, rate of return, increasing returns, foreign capital, real interest rates

We develop an overlapping generations model of a developing economy in which ‘culture’ and technology interact to determine savings, investment and growth. Investment is assumed to involve intermediat...

The Quality of Public Investment

The Quality of Public Investment »

Source: The Quality of Public Investment

Volume/Issue: 2009/154

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shankha Chakraborty , and Era Dabla-Norris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2009

ISBN: 9781451873016

Keywords: Public Capital, private capital, investment spending, public investment spending, increasing returns,

This paper develops a growth model with specialized goods where inefficient and corrupt bureaucracies interact with the provision of public investment services in affecting the productivity of private capital, spec...

Rent Seeking

Rent Seeking »

Source: Rent Seeking

Volume/Issue: 2005/43

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shankha Chakraborty , and Era Dabla-Norris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2005

ISBN: 9781451860627

Keywords: probability, expropriation, equation, credit markets, increasing returns, Personal Income, Wealth, and Their Distributions, Models of Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Elections

This paper examines the relationship between rent seeking and economic performance when governments cannot enforce property rights. With imperfect credit markets and a fixed cost of rent seeking, only wealthy agent...

Credit Markets and Stagnation in an Endogenous Growth Model

Credit Markets and Stagnation in an Endogenous Growth Model »

Volume/Issue: 1993/72

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Jose De Gregorio

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1993

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451959086.001

ISBN: 9781451959086

Keywords: liquidity constraints, capital accumulation, credit markets, current consumption, increasing returns

This paper studies the effects that the inability of individuals to borrow against future income has on economic growth. The model assumes that human capital, which is accumulated through education, is the only fac...

The Savings Trap and Economic Take-Off

The Savings Trap and Economic Take-Off »

Volume/Issue: 1992/91

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Atish Ghosh , and Carlos Asilis

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 November 1992

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451851458.001

ISBN: 9781451851458

Keywords: capital stock, rate of return, increasing returns, foreign capital, real interest rates

We develop an overlapping generations model of a developing economy in which ‘culture’ and technology interact to determine savings, investment and growth. Investment is assumed to involve intermediat...

The Quality of Public Investment

The Quality of Public Investment »

Volume/Issue: 2009/154

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shankha Chakraborty , and Era Dabla-Norris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 July 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451873016.001

ISBN: 9781451873016

Keywords: Public Capital, private capital, investment spending, public investment spending, increasing returns,

This paper develops a growth model with specialized goods where inefficient and corrupt bureaucracies interact with the provision of public investment services in affecting the productivity of private capital, spec...

Rent Seeking

Rent Seeking »

Volume/Issue: 2005/43

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Shankha Chakraborty , and Era Dabla-Norris

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 March 2005

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451860627.001

ISBN: 9781451860627

Keywords: probability, expropriation, equation, credit markets, increasing returns, Personal Income, Wealth, and Their Distributions, Models of Political Processes: Rent-seeking, Elections

This paper examines the relationship between rent seeking and economic performance when governments cannot enforce property rights. With imperfect credit markets and a fixed cost of rent seeking, only wealthy agent...