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The government budget constraint requires that the excess of spending over tax revenue be Þnanced through bond issues. Thus, Bt + dGt − dTt = pt dBt , where pt Bt = bt is the value of bonds issued. The stock of capital evolves according to ct dkt = ((1 − g)A − )kt dt + σ(1 − g 0 )Akt dWt . kt Note that xt 1−α c ct )= . = c = c(1 + kt kt α α Since, in equilibrium, it must be the case that, in all states of nature, the growth rate of private wealth and the growth rate of the capital stock are the same23 , it is necessary that αrk + (1 − α)rb − c = (1 − g)A − ασ k + (1 − α)σ b = σ(1 − g 0 )A.
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In the model, investment in physical capital (as a fraction of output) is α, independently of the distribution of the shocks. Thus, there is no sense that a regression that shows that variability does not aﬀect the rate of investment provides evidence against the role of shocks in development. • This lack of (measured) eﬀect on both physical and human capital investment should not be interpreted as evidence against the proposition that incentives for human or physical capital accumulation matter for growth.