In a recent contribution to the growth/value-added discussion on the DATAG listserv, it was stated that "We invite comment from any of our DATAG Colleagues but are especially interested in the opinions of our resident statisticians." The arc of this discussion is exactly what I had feared - and predicted in my initial posting on May 31.
It runs like this: Growth and value-added models are extremely technical. Here, try to read these extremely technical articles. If you do not… Continue