DIETRICH VOLLRATH
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON

Professor of Economics

ABOUT ME

I am a professor of economics at the University of Houston

I have a textbook on economic growth with Chad Jones

I write the Growth Economics Blog. Subscribe via RSS feed, Email, or Twitter

Find my research here

This is my current CV

Latest Posts

Sustained growth and the increase in work hours

Back in March, I posted a summary of some research by Jane Humphries and Jacob Weisdorf on the onset of...

The paradox of markups, part 2

I told you I wouldn’t leave you waiting on the next post concerning markups and the paper by David Baqaee...

The paradox of markups

I’ve gotten the lag time between posts down from 6 months to six weeks. Progress. A topic that comes up...

Resources

Research

Find my published and working papers here

Classes

Most class information is on Blackboard (UH) or Canvas (Dartmouth), but some grad courses live here

Topics

Collections of blog posts, web links, and papers on specific questions about economic growth

References

Bibliographic information for the economic growth literature, vaguely organized by subject

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