Publication: Patterns of Long Term Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa
Arbache, Jorge Saba
Using the most recent purchasing power parity data for 44 sub-Saharan African countries, this paper examines the characteristics of long run growth in Africa between 1975 and 2005. The authors investigate the following issues: cross-country income structure, income convergence, the country level distribution of income, growth and income persistence, and formation of convergence clubs.
“Arbache, Jorge Saba; Page, John. 2007. Patterns of Long Term Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa. Policy Research Working Paper; No. 4398. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://openknowledge.worldbank.org/entities/publication/ec195f2f-2069-58ac-8c0f-f07f01e57014 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”
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