Convergence in Per-capita GDP Across European Regions: a Reappraisal

Meliciani ValentinaPeracchi Franco
CEIS Working Papers
This paper studies convergence in per-capita GDP across European regions over the period 1980—2000. We use median unbiased estimators of the rate of convergence to the steady-state growth path, while allowing for unrestricted patterns of heterogeneity and
Number: 204
Date: Thursday, July 1, 2004
Revision Date: Thursday, July 1, 2004