Baumol, W. J. (1986). Productivity growth, convergence and welfare: what the long-run data show. American Economic Review, 1072-1085.
de la Fuente, Angel (1997). The empirics of growth and convergence: a selective review. Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, 21, 23-73.
De Long, J. B. (1988). Productivity growth, convergence and welfare: comment. American Economic Review, 1138-1154.
Dowrick, S. and Nguyen, D. (1989). OECD comparative economic growth 1950-85: catch-up and convergence. American Economic Review, 1010-1030.
Durlauf, S. N. (1996). On the convergence and divergence of growth rates: an introduction. Economic Journal, 106, 1016-1019.
Mankiw, N. G., Romer, D. and Weil, D. N. (1992). A contribution to the empirics of economic growth. Quarterly Journal of Economics, 407-437.
Sala-i-Martin, X. (1995). The classical approach to convergence analysis. Economic Journal, 106, 1019-1036.
Andres, J., Domenech, R. and Molinas, C. (1996). Macroeconomic performance and convergence in OECD countries. European Economic Review, 40, 1683-1704.
Benhabib, J. and Gali, J. (1995). On growth and indeterminacy: some theory and evidence. Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, 43, 163-211.
Bernard, A. B. and Durlauf, S. N. (1996). Interpreting tests of the convergence hypothesis. Journal of Econometrics, 71, 161-173.
Brumm, Harold J. (1997). Military spending, government disarray, and economic growth: a cross-country empirical analysis. Journal of Macroeconomics, 19(4), Fall, 827-838.
Brumm, Harold J. (1999). Rent seeking and economic growth: evidence from the States. Cato Journal, 19(1), 7-16.
Cho, D. (1996). An alternative interpretation of conditional convergence results. Journal of Money, Credit and Banking, 28, 669-681.
Cook, David (1998). World War II and convergence. Mimeo.
Dowrick, S. and Gemmell, N. (1991). Industrialisation, catching up and economic growth: a comparative study across the world's capitalist economies. Economic Journal, 263-275.
Dowrick, S. and Quiggin, J. (1997). True measures of GDP and convergence. American Economic Review, 87, 41-64.
Durlauf, S. N. and Johnson, P. A. (1995). Multiple regimes and cross-country growth behaviour. Journal of Applied Econometrics, 10, 365-384.
Evans, P. and Karras, G. (1996). Convergence revisited. Journal of Monetary Economics, April, 37(2), 249-265.
Hart, P. E. (1995). Galtonian regression across countries and the convergence of productivity. Oxford Bulletin of Economics and Statistics, 57(3), 287-293.
Keefer, Philip and Knack, Stephen (1997). Why don't poor countries catch up? A cross-national test of an institutional explanation. Economic Inquiry, 35(3), July, 590-602.
Kocherlakota, N. R. and Yi, K.-M. (1995). Can convergence regressions distinguish between exogenous and endogenous growth models? Economics Letters, 49, 211-215.
Lee, K., Pesaran, M. H. and Smith, R. (1997). Growth and convergence in a multi-country empirical stochastic Solow model. Journal of Applied Econometrics, 12, 357-392.
Lee, K., Pesaran, M. H. and Smith, R. (1998). Growth empirics: a panel data approach - a comment. Journal of Applied Econometrics, 113(1), February, 319-323.
Leung, C. and Quah, Danny T. (1996). Convergence, endogenous growth and productivity disturbances. Journal of Monetary Economics, 38(3), December, 535-547.
Mathunjwa, Jochonia S. and Temple, Jonathan R. W. (2006). Convergence behaviour in exogenous growth models. University of Bristol discussion paper 06/590.
Paci, Raffaele and Pigliaru, Francesco (1997). Structural change and convergence: an Italian regional perspective. Structural Change and Economic Dynamics, 8, 297-318.
Quah, Danny T. (1993). Galton's Fallacy and tests of the convergence hypothesis. Scandinavian Journal of Economics, 95, 427-443.
Quah, Danny T. (1995). Empirics for economic growth and convergence. European Economic Review, 40, 1353-1375.
Quah, Danny T. (1996). Twin Peaks: growth and convergence in models of distribution dynamics. Economic Journal, 106, July, 1045-1055.
Sala-i-Martin, Xavier (1996). Regional cohesion: evidence and theories of regional growth and convergence. European Economic Review, 40, 1325-1352.
Temple, Jonathan R. W. (1998). Robustness tests of the augmented Solow model Journal of Applied Econometrics, 13(4), July-August, 361-375.
Ventura, J. (1997). Growth and interdependence. Quarterly Journal of Economics, February, 57-84.
Back to reference list