Economic Growth


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Economic Growth 1 answer below » ear Madam/Sir, I would highly appreciate it if you could help me solve this problem set. I am working on a project and require your help. We start with the Solow model and continue towards the Malthusian Growth model. Thankyou very much in advance for your time. Document Preview: Matriculation Nr.: Last Name, First Name: Take-Home Problem Set Economic Growth, HS 2013 1. This problem set is due Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 16:15 (you can hand in your solutions either on Tuesday in room SOE- View complete question » ear Madam/Sir, I would highly appreciate it if you could help me solve this problem set. I am working on a project and require your help. We start with the Solow model and continue towards the Malthusian Growth model. Thankyou very much in advance for your time. Document Preview: Matriculation Nr.: Last Name, First Name: Take-Home Problem Set Economic Growth, HS 2013 1. This problem set is due Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 16:15 (you can hand in your solutions either on Tuesday in room SOE-E-1 at the beginning of the exercise session, or on Monday in room KOL-F-104 at the beginning of the lecture). 2. Each student has to hand in and solve the take-home problem set individually, but we encourage you to discuss the exercises with your fellow students in the course’s OLAT forum. 3. Some of the problems have to be solved with a spreadsheet application. Save your files as Exercise B.xlsx, …, and Exercise E.xlsx, and send them (do not send the articles or the raw datasets) to thps@econ.uzh.ch (same deadline as the problem set). The subject (Betreff) of your email has to be THPS: your matriculation number In my case that would be THPS: 02-105-356. 4. Delayed problem sets and spreadsheet applications earn no points. If you copy results from a fellow student, both students’ problem set will earn the lowest grade. 5. You will get points for inherited errors, if you label your calculations in the spreadsheet in a readable manner. Good Luck! Points Max Exercise A 10 Exercise B 15 Exercise C 35 Exercise D 15 Exercise E 25 S 100 Grade: THPS Economic Growth, HS 2013 Page 1/20
Matriculation Nr.: Last Name, First Name: Exercise A: Warm-Up (10 Points) This exercise is the basis for the empirical questions in the problem set. We will work with widely used datasets in the field of economic growth and development, and you will need a spreadsheet application to manipulate the raw data. You could use drive.google.com which is a free internet-based application, but any spreadsheet application will do the job. (a) (2 Points) Download the articles in the reference list at the end of this document. They are available from the AEA (aeaweb.org), JSTOR (jstor.org), NBER (nber.org) and ScienceDirect (sciencedirect.com). These platforms can be accessed through the… Attachments: THPS.pdf View less » Oct 14 2013 12:50 PM

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