Investment for Growth

Solow, Robert M.
October 1962
New Republic;10/20/62, Vol. 147 Issue 16, p14
Stresses the need for investments to promote economic growth in the U.S. Amount invested by the country in 1961; Importance of investment to the economy; Ways in which the gap between industrial capacity and demand could be closed; Percentage of gross national product that can be invested to achieve an increase in the growth rate.


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