Development and Standard of Living

  • Alexandre Rands Barros


An enormous effort is made in economic theory to understand the process of economic development. The dramatic disparities in standards of living among nations is a major concern for researchers, while the fact that such disparities have not tended to decrease is an even more disturbing problem, which economists struggle to understand.


Business Cycle Real Wage Wage Increase Dependency Theory Autonomous Change 
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