Effect of Life Expectancy on Technological Development
Jasneet Kaur Wadhwa and
Arun Palakkandy ()
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Amandeep Singh: Department of Commerce, S.G.T.B. Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi 110007, INDIA
Kuldeep Kumar: Department of Physics, S.G.T.B. Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi 110007, INDIA
Jasneet Kaur Wadhwa: Department of Economics, S.G.T.B. Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi 110007, INDIA
Technium Social Sciences Journal, 2020, vol. 5, issue 1, 225-237
The manuscript looks into the improvement of Life Expectancy and the number of invention patents filed in USA over the last two centuries. The direct proportionality between Technological advancement and Life Expectancy proves that the two indices are corelated. However, the corelation when viewed with the lag present between Life Expectancy and Technological advancement indicates that the Technological advancement depends on the Life Expectancy and not visa versa. This notionally proves increased Life expectancy as the cause to Technological developments being made in USA.
Keywords: Life Expectancy; Technological Development; Cause and Effect (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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