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

The inverse relationship of farm size and productivity

Since I am an intellectual raccoon, it was not a surprise that when Garett Jones dangled a shiny object called...

Detecting changes in trend growth

A quick aside before I start the main part of the post. My blogging has been sparse in the last...

What determines value?

I had the opportunity to read The Value of Everything, by Mariana Mazzucato, a few weeks ago, and have finally...

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

Subscribe via Email