Estudios de la Fundación

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Three essays in long-term economic persistence / Felipe Valencia Caicedo; (2016), nº 83
noviembre - 2016

Sumario

SUMMARY RESUMEN PREFACE CHAPTER 1. THE MISSION: HUMAN CAPITAL TRANSMISSION, ECONOMIC PERSISTENCE AND CULTURE IN SOUTH AMERICA ABSTRACT 1.1. INTRODUCTION AND MOTIVATION 1.2. CONTEXT 1.3. DATA AND EMPIRICAL STRATEGY 1.4. MAIN RESULTS 1.5. EMPIRICAL EXTENSIONS 1.6. PERSISTENCE MECHANISMS 1.7. CONCLUSION 1.8. APPENDIX I. DATA APPENDIX 1.9. APPENDIX II. ADDITIONAL RESULTS: ALTERNATIVE REFERENCES CHAPTER 2. THE PERSISTENCE OF (SUBNATIONAL) FORTUNE ABSTRACT 2.1. DATA 2.2. EMPIRICAL RESULTS 2.3. CONCLUSION 2.4. APPENDIX A: M-S ESTIMATES 2.5. APPENDIX B: MCEVEDY AND JONES VS OUR POPULATION DATA 2.6. APPENDIX C: THE INSTITUTIONAL CHANNEL: SLAVERY IN BRAZIL, COLOMBIA, AND THE US 2.7. APPENDIX D: THE LINK BETWEEN PRE-COLONIAL DENSITY AND PRESENT INCOME INEQUALITY REFERENCES CHAPTER 3. ENGINEERS, INNOVATIVE CAPACITY AND DEVELOPMENT IN THE AMERICAS ABSTRACT 3.1. INTRODUCTION 3.2. DATA 3.3. THE IMPACT OF INNOVATIVE CAPACITY 3.4. SUPPORT FROM HISTORY: CASE STUDIES 3.5. LOCAL AND INHERITED DETERMINANTS OF INNOVATIVE CAPACITY 3.6. CONCLUSION 3.7. ANNEX I. CONSTRUCTION OF ENGINEERING AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP DATA 3.8. ANNEX II. MODELING MICRO ECONOMICS OF TECHNOLOGICAL ADOPTION REFERENCES