Economic Desgrowth

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Mario Arturo Ruiz Estrada

University of Malaya (UM) - Faculty of Economics & Administration (FEA)

Date Written: June 3, 2011

Abstract

This paper is interested to introduce a new concept in Macroeconomics. This new Macroeconomics indicator is called “Economic Desgrowth (δ).” This new macroeconomics indicator try to show how non-controlled events such as financial or international trade crisis, war, natural disasters and others events can generate faster or slower leakages on the formation of the GDP final output in the short run. Hence, the main idea to propose this Macroeconomics indicator is to evaluate the final impact of different possible leakages that any economy can experience into short periods of time.

Keywords: Economic growth, economic desgrowth, macroeconomics, policy modeling

JEL Classification: 047

Suggested Citation

Ruiz Estrada, Mario Arturo, Economic Desgrowth (June 3, 2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1857277 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1857277

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