Angus Maddison
(1926-2010)

Emeritus Professor

Faculty of Economics

University of Groningen

This is the last version of the Angus Maddison homepage, last updated on March 2010. Further information can be found on the Maddison-Project Website


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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Personal information

New Books:(1) Contours of the world Economy, 1-2030 AD; Essays in Macroeconomic History, Oxford University Press, September 2007
(2) Chinese Economic Performance in the Long Run, 960-2030, OECD, Paris, October 2007
Royal Decoration, October 2006
Honorary Doctorate, Hitotsubashi University, Japan, October, 2007
Curriculum Vitae
Autobiography
Research Objectives & Results, 1952-2002
A Scurrilous Book Review by a Murky Malthusian


Books

Contours of the World Economy 1-2030 AD
Growth and Interaction in the World Economy
Chinese Economic Performance in the Long Run
Monitoring the World Economy, 1820-1992
The World Economy: A Millennial Perspective (From OECD website)
-Chapter 1:Contours of World Development
-Appendix B: World Population and GDP before 1820
The World Economy: Historical Statistics (From OECD website)
-HS-7: The World Economy 1950-2001
-HS-8: The World Economy 1-2001 AD

 


Articles and papers

New Estimates of Chinese Growth Performance and Potential 1952-2030
World Development and Outlook 1820-2030: Evidence submitted to The House of Lords
Contours of the World Economy and the Art of Macromeasurement 1500-2001(Ruggles lecture)
Economic Epochs and their Interpretation
Business Cycles, Long Waves and Phases of Capitalist Development
European Capitalism: A Historical and Comparative Perspective
Causal Influences on Growth Performance
A Long-Run Perspective on Saving
USSR: Assessing the Performance of a Communist Economy
Brazil 1500-1929
Brazil 1500-2000
Monitoring the Labour Market (Part 1, Part 2, Part 3)
International Comparison of Agricultural Output and Productivity (Text)
International Comparison of Agricultural Output and Productivity (Expanded tables downloadable here)
Economic Progress: The Last Half Century in Historical Perspective (From website of Academy of Social Sciences in Australia)
Growth Accounts, Technological Change, and the Role of Energy in Western Growth
Macromeasurement before and after Colin Clark (Colin Clark Lecture)
Class Structure and Economic Growth: India & Pakistan since the Moghuls (1971), Chapter 2: The Moghul Economy and Society
Class Structure and Economic Growth: India & Pakistan since the Moghuls (1971), Chapter 3: The Economic and Social Impact of Colonial Rule in India

 

Historical Statistics


Revision of Population Estimates; Explanatory Background Note on Historical Statistics
Statistics on World Population, GDP and Per Capita GDP, 1-2008 AD (Horizontal file, copyright Angus Maddison, university of Groningen)
Statistics on World Population, GDP and Per Capita GDP, 1-2008 AD (Vertical file, copyright Angus Maddison, university of Groningen)

 

Reprints of Maddison Books

The following books are again in print. They were published in 2006 by Routledge (original publication dates shows in brackets):
Economic Growth in the West (1964)
Economic Growth in Japan and the USSR (1969)
Economic Progress and Policy in Developing Countries (1970)
Class Structure and Economic Growth: India and Pakistan since the Moghuls (1971)

 

Conferences


Groningen, 27 October 2006: World Economic Performance: Past, Present and Future with a focus on Europe, the Americas and Africa, Workshop at the Occasion of Angus Maddison's 80th Birthday
Brisbane, 5 and 6 December 2006: World Economic Performance: Past, Present and Future with a focus on selected economies from the Asia-Pacific region including Australia, China, India, Indonesia and Japan, Workshop at the Occasion of Angus Maddison's 80th Birthday

 


 


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