Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): John Bluedorn , Rupa Duttagupta , Jaime Guajardo , and Nkunde Mwase
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 30 May 2013
Keywords: growth, takeoff, low-income countries, convergence, export growth, balance of payments, trade openness, regulatory barriers, economic cooperation, General
Growth takeoffs in developing economies have rebounded in the past two decades. Although recent takeoffs have lasted longer than takeoffs before the 1990s, a key question is whether they could unravel like some did...