Welcome to the module „Growth and Development: Empirics“, which is offered in the Winter Term. On this page you will find venue and times, lecture materials and news about the module. More detailed information will be found on the Moodle site.

Course name: Growth & Development: Empirics

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Course Page

  • Lecturer: Jun.-Prof. Dr. Gregor von Schweinitz
  • Start: October 12, 2021
  • Dates: Tuesday, 11:15 - 12:45; Friday, 11:15 - 12:45
  • Language: English
  • Venue: SR 16

List of contents

  • Basics of growth determinants
  • Growth accounting
  • Empirical evidence for economic convergence
  • Empirical evidence for determinants of endogenous growth
  • Bayesian growth regressions


David Weil (2012): Economic Growth, 3rd edition, Routledge

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