Theories of Economic Growth in Capitalist Countries

  • Gustav Ranis
Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)


This paper will attempt to make some assessment of our continuing effort to understand better the growth process in both the mature and so-called less-developed economy contexts. In view of the massive nature of that effort and the necessarily superficial and hurried nature of these comments it should be remarked at the outset that the task has been approached with considerable trepidation, and that apologies are due both to those who may be misinterpreted and to those who may be neglected, due either to a lack of time or a lack of courage.


Capital Accumulation Growth Theory Distribution Theory Mature Economy Capitalist Country 
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© International Economic Association 1965

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gustav Ranis
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  1. 1.Yale UniversityUSA

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