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Two factors characterize the rising great powers during the industrial era: the first is the accumulation of power and wealth; the second is the use of this power and wealth either to obtain a dominant position or to reshape the international order. What is perplexing is that some states are keen to challenge the international status-quo even before accumulating the requisite power, while others have no desire to challenge the dominant power or the international status quo, even after developing the power needed to do so. How might we explain this variation in behaviour of rising powers? In particular, why do Most users should sign in with their email address. If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Oxford Academic account above.
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Economic growth can be defined as the increase in the inflation-adjusted market value of the goods and services produced by an economy over time. Statisticians conventionally measure such growth as the percent rate of increase in real gross domestic product , or real GDP. Growth is usually calculated in real terms — i.
Why, were other reasoning wanting, in favor of now elevating this question of the reception of Texas into the Union, out of the lower region of our past party dissensions, up to its proper level of a high and broad nationality, it surely is to be found, found abundantly, in the manner in which other nations have undertaken to intrude themselves into it, between us and the proper parties to the case, in a spirit of hostile interference against us, for the avowed object of thwarting our policy and hampering our power, limiting our greatness and checking the fulfillment of our manifest destiny to overspread the continent allotted by Providence for the free development of our yearly multiplying millions. The quasi-religious call to spread democracy coupled with the reality of thousands of settlers pressing westward. Manifest destiny was grounded in the belief that a democratic, agrarian republic would save the world.
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The southern economy grew in spite of slavery; between and southern incomes grew more rapidly than northern incomes. After the Civil War and Reconstruction, southern income growth exceeded income growth in the rest of the country by about 0. Regional incomes converged after World War II. Income growth notwithstanding, the southern population grew more slowly and southerners accumulated less nonslave wealth than their northern counterparts in the antebellum era.
Robert J. Standard of Living since the Civil War. This is the age of blockbuster books in economics. It tackles a grand subject, the productivity slowdown, by placing the slowdown in the context of the historical evolution of the American standard of living.