MP3: Joel Mokyr on Growth, Innovation, and Stagnation

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Joel Mokyr on Growth, Innovation, and Stagnation MP3

Joel Mokyr of Northwestern University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the future of the American economy. Mokyr rejects the claims that the we are entering an area of stagnation or permanently lower economic growth. He argues that measured growth understates the impact on human welfare. Many of the most important discoveries are new products that are often poorly measured and not reflected in measures s... Source: econtalk.org

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