Chichilnisky, Graciela and Cole, Sam (1979): A model of technology, domestic distribution and North-South relations. Published in: Technological Forcasting and Social Changes , Vol. 13, No. 4 (May 1979): pp. 297-320.
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This article describes the macroeconomic model used in an ongoing study of technology policies and North-South relations. Other aspects of the study have been described elsewhere [1,2]. We examine here the rationale for the theoretical structure used in the model, the details of the equations, and a computation of solutions. To illustrate the dynamics of the model, a brief discussion is also given of the preliminary results that indicate critical relationships between domestic technology and income distributions and the North-South terms of trade. The results are based on calibration of the model using data for Brazil and the United Kingdom.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||A model of technology, domestic distribution and North-South relations|
|Keywords:||technology policies; technologies; income distrivutionnorth; south; north-south relations; developing; developed; underdeveloped; undeveloped; model; modeling; modelling; Bariloche model; basic needs; Leontief; Pestel-Mesarovic; development; growth; welfare; utility; equilibrium; general equilibrium; domestic economy; production-exchange; production-exchange model; international trade|
|Subjects:||F - International Economics > F4 - Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
C - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C6 - Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
F - International Economics > F1 - Trade > F13 - Trade Policy; International Trade Organizations
|Depositing User:||Graciela Chichilnisky|
|Date Deposited:||31. Mar 2008 05:10|
|Last Modified:||18. Feb 2013 03:02|
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