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

Where did all the investment go?

The fact that economic growth has slowed in the last few decades is not news, at least not on this...

Why don't tax cuts boost growth?

Relative to current events, this probably seems less important at the moment, and a week or so too late, but...

Harvey

You may or may not realize that the global headquarters of Growthecon.com is in Houston. So it’s been an interesting...

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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