15 minutes • Episode 1

Podcast: Transforming Growth Series

An Introduction to STEG - Doug Gollin & Joe Kaboski

The Transforming Growth series, narrated by Tim Phillips, investigates some of the most important new research in structural transformation, growth and economic development.


In this first episode of five, Tim talks to Doug Gollin (CEPR & University of Oxford) & Joe Kaboski (CEPR & University of Notre Dame), the academic leads of the Structural Transformation & Economic Growth (STEG) programme, about what structural transformation is and the need for this programme.

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