The Steady-State Growth Theorem: A Comment on Uzawa (1961)

10 Pages Posted: 9 Dec 2004

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Charles I. Jones

Stanford Graduate School of Business; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Dean Scrimgeour

Colgate University - Economics Department

Date Written: November 2004

Abstract

This brief note revisits the proof of the Steady-State Growth Theorem, first provided by Uzawa (1961). We provide a clear statement of the theorem and a new version of Uzawa's proof that makes the intuition underlying the result more apparent.

Suggested Citation

Jones, Charles I. and Scrimgeour, Dean, The Steady-State Growth Theorem: A Comment on Uzawa (1961) (November 2004). NBER Working Paper No. w10921. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=622635

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