John McCombie

University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy

19 Silver Street

Cambridge, CB3 9EP

United Kingdom

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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Criticisms and Defences of the Balance-of-Payments Constrained Growth Model: Some Old, Some New

PSL Quarterly Review, Vol. 64, No. 259, pp. 353-392, 2011
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 May 2012
John McCombie
University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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balance-of-payments, growth, Thirlwall’s law

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The Illusions of Calculating Total Factor Productivity and Testing Growth Models: From Cobb-Douglas to Solow and to Romer

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2019
Jesus Felipe and John McCombie
Asian Development Bank and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Accounting Identity, Cobb-Douglas, Dual TFP, Growth Accounting, Primal TFP, Romer, Solow

Returns to Scale and Regional Growth: The Static-Dynamic Verdoorn Law Paradox Revisited

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 47, No. 2, pp. 179-208, May 2007
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 02 May 2007
John McCombie and Mark Roberts
University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Returns to Scale and Regional Growth: The Static‐Dynamic Verdoorn Law Paradox Revisited

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 47, Issue 2, pp. 179-208, 2007
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Oct 2014
John McCombie and Mark Roberts
University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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The Debate About the Sources of Growth in East Asia after a Quarter of a Century: Much Ado About Nothing

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 512
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jun 2017
Jesus Felipe and John McCombie
Asian Development Bank and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Accounting Identity, Dual TFP, East Asia, Growth Accounting, Primal TFP, Technical Progress

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Aggregate Production Functions and the Accounting Identity Critique: Further Reflections on Temple’s Criticisms and Misunderstandings

Levy Economics Institute, Working Papers Series
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 May 2012
Jesus Felipe and John McCombie
Asian Development Bank and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Accounting Identity, Aggregate Production Function, Aggregation Problems, Value-added Identity, Value Data

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Problems with Regional Production Functions and Estimates of Agglomeration Economies: A Caveat Emptor for Regional Scientists

Levy Economics Institute of Bard College Working Paper No. 725
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 May 2012
Jesus Felipe and John McCombie
Asian Development Bank and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Accounting Identity, Agglomeration Economies, Regional Aggregate Production Functions

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Is Pakistan’s Growth Rate Balance-of-Payments Constrained? Policies and Implications for Development and Growth

Asian Development Bank Economics Working Paper Series No. 160
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 May 2010
Jesus Felipe, John McCombie and Naqvi Kaukab
Asian Development Bank, University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Modeling Technological Progress and Investment in China: Some Caveats

Levy Economics Institute, Working Papers Series No. 643
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Dec 2010
Jesus Felipe and John McCombie
Asian Development Bank and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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China, Identity, Investment, Neoclassical Model, Total Factor Productivity Growth

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Is a Theory of Total Factor Productivity Really Needed?

Metroeconomica, Vol. 58, No. 1, pp. 195-229, February 2007
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Feb 2007
Jesus Felipe and John McCombie
Asian Development Bank and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Why are Some Countries Richer than Others? A Skeptical View of Mankiw-Romer-Weil's Test of the Neoclassical Growth Model

Metroeconomica, Vol. 56, No. 3, pp. 360-392, July 2005
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jul 2005
Jesus Felipe and John McCombie
Asian Development Bank and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Productivity, Efficiency and Technological Change in European Union Regional Manufacturing: A Data Envelopment Analysis Approach

Manchester School, Vol. 74, No. 4, pp. 500-525, July 2006
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Jun 2006
Alvaro Angeriz, John McCombie and Mark Roberts
University of Cambridge - Department of Applied Economics, University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy and University of Cambridge - Department of History & Philosophy of Science
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The Relationship between Technical Progress and Employment: A Comment on Autor and Salomons

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 Dec 2019
Asian Development Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Asian Development Bank - Economic Research and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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employment, labor productivity, technical progress, TFP

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On the Effectiveness of Fiscal Policy as an Instrument of Macroeconomic Policy

Economic Affairs, Vol. 29, Issue 1, pp. 77-79, March 2009
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 27 Apr 2009
Philip Arestis and John McCombie
University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Thirlwall's Law and the Specification of Export and Import Functions

Metroeconomica, Vol. 69, Issue 2, pp. 366-395, 2018
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Apr 2018
João P. Romero and John McCombie
Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) - Centre de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR) and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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The Relationship between Technical Progress and Employment: A Comment on Autor and Salomons

Levy Economics Institute, Working Papers Series
Number of pages: 28
Asian Development Bank, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Asian Development Bank - Economic Research and University of Cambridge - Department of Land Economy
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Employment, Labor Productivity, Technical Progress, Total Factor Productivity