Individual skills of heterogenous entrepreneurs and their economy-wide distribution. Implications for growth and convergence

Authors

  • Dirk Dohse
  • Ingrid Ott
Publication Date

This paper analyzes the impact of different individual skills and their economy-wide distribution on a country’s catching up-process to the world technology frontier.

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JEL Classification
O33, L22

Key Words

  • capital market imperfections
  • convergence
  • education policy
  • technological and systemic skills