In Sickness and in Health The story of health as told by an augmented Solow model and cross-country dynamic panel data

@inproceedings{He2010InSA,
  title={In Sickness and in Health The story of health as told by an augmented Solow model and cross-country dynamic panel data},
  author={Fanfan He},
  year={2010}
}
This paper tests whether the Solow model augmented with multiple forms of human capital can explain cross-country difference in growth and investigates the effect of health on the growth of per capita income. Following Knowles and Owen (1995), we introduce both education human capital and health human capital into the textbook Solow model and extend their… CONTINUE READING