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dc.contributor.authorSolomou, Solomosen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRistuccia, Cristiano A.en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2004-06-16T16:05:06Z
dc.date.available2004-06-16T16:05:06Z
dc.date.created2002-03en_GB
dc.date.issued2004-06-16T16:05:06Z
dc.identifier.urihttp://www.dspace.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/306
dc.identifier.urihttps://www.repository.cam.ac.uk/handle/1810/306
dc.description.abstractThis paper argues that non-random measurement errors in the estimates of British Gross Domestic Product makes the compromise estimate a biased indicator of medium-term economic growth. Since the compromise estimate of GDP has been widely accepted and used to describe macroeconomic trends in the British economy this has resulted in descriptions of British economic growth that are best explained as statistical artifacts. This paper questions the existence of an à ¯à ¿à ½Edwardian Climactericà ¯à ¿à ½, argues for a rethinking of the myth of the à ¯à ¿à ½Great Depressionà ¯à ¿à ½ and offers new insights on inter-war economic growth.en_GB
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dc.language.isoen_GB
dc.publisherFaculty of Economics
dc.relation.ispartofseriesCambridge Working Papers in Economics
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dc.subjecteconomic growth
dc.subjecteconomic cycles
dc.subject.classificationClassification-JEL: N13, N14, O52en_GB
dc.subject.othereconomic historyen_GB
dc.titleBritish Episodic Economic Growth 1850-1938en_GB
dc.typeWorking Paperen
dc.identifier.doi10.17863/CAM.4984


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