Recent Technological and Economic Change among Industrialized Countries : Insights from Population Growth ∗ December 2001 , revised February 2003

  • Paul Beaudry Fabrice Collard
  • Published 2003
We use cross–country observations on the effects of population growth to show why differences in rates of growth in working age population may be a key to understanding differences in economic performance across industrialized countries over the period 1975–97 versus 1960–74. In particular, we argue that countries with lower rates of adult population growth… CONTINUE READING