Agriculture and Aggregation


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  • We study the shape of the aggregate production function in the presence of land-intensive agriculture. The traditional Cobb-Douglas formulation is corrected to include a diversification component. The implied TFP differences across countries are larger than what Solow residuals suggest.

fecha de publicación

  • 2010-11

Líneas de investigación

  • Aggregate Production Function
  • Development Accounting
  • Diversification
  • Solow Residuals


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