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The World Economy in the Second Half of the Twentieth Century

Author: OECD; OCDE
Publisher: 2006-09-18
Edition/Format: Chapter Chapter : English
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The world economy performed better in the last half century than at any time in the past. World GDP increased six-fold from 1950 to 1998 with an average growth of 3.9 per cent a year compared with 1.6 from 1820 to 1950, and 0.3 per cent from 1500 to 1820...
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All Authors / Contributors: OECD; OCDE
ISBN: 9789264022614; 9789264022621
Publication:Angus Maddison; The World Economy : Volume 1: A Millennial Perspective and Volume 2: Historical Statistics; p. 656; OECD Publishing; Éditions OCDE
Language Note: English
Unique Identifier: 5590908250
Notes: Development Centre Studies - http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/19900295
Development Centre Studies - This series of monographs from the OECD Development Centre covers development issues generally and in some cases issues in specific countries. It  includes Angus Maddison’s books containing long-term historical estimates of GDP for various areas of the world.
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Description: Pages 125-167

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The world economy performed better in the last half century than at any time in the past. World GDP increased six-fold from 1950 to 1998 with an average growth of 3.9 per cent a year compared with 1.6 from 1820 to 1950, and 0.3 per cent from 1500 to 1820...

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