I will be speaking at the International Scientific Symposium for Development devoted to the 110th anniversary of Simon Kuznets in Kyev, The Ukraine, next week. Simon Kuznets, one of the few recipients of the faux Nobel Prize in Economics whose work I respect, was one of the pioneers of empirical research in economics, a student of business cycles, and a critic of static economic methodology. My paper for this conference is reproduced below. It definitely deserves the label \"wonkish\"--in fact More