'Mathiness' and abstraction add up to a big raspberry
The great Robert Solow was moved to comment that the new theory added greatly to the complexity of growth theory without yielding a great deal of additional insight into the process of GDP growth. One could go further and observe that essentially all ...
Automation, productivity and growth
In the 1980s, Robert Solow and Stephen Roach separately argued that IT investment was showing no impact on productivity. Then the Internet became generally available, businesses reorganised themselves and their global supply chains, and productivity ...
Neighbors: Poems have special meaning for Moorhead man
Abe Solow owned the business and Frank Zimprick was manager. Selma says she has cards written by Bingham dated 1939 and 1951. Bingham was a judge who officiated at the wedding ceremony for Selma's sister Stella Haugen and Arthur Martinson in ...
Economists should keep to the facts
... capital was at the centre of an ideologically driven debate, the so-called “Cambridge capital theory controversy” between a group led by the Cambridge university Marxist economist Joan Robinson, and American scholars led by MIT professor Robert Solow.