The Economic Theory Of Growth And Development

The Economic Theory Of Growth And Development

by David Rich
     
 

This unique work treats economic growth and development in terms of a theory which is applicable to an economy in the post-industrial, developing, and emerging stages. The author uses the theory to analyze and study the growth of an economy through these three stages of development within the framework of the business cycle in disequilibrium. This work has taken on

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This unique work treats economic growth and development in terms of a theory which is applicable to an economy in the post-industrial, developing, and emerging stages. The author uses the theory to analyze and study the growth of an economy through these three stages of development within the framework of the business cycle in disequilibrium. This work has taken on special importance in light of the changing world situation, including the changes in the former Soviet Union, the peace process in the Middle East, and renewed concern for developing and emerging countries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275946876
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/29/1994
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.63(d)
Lexile:
1600L (what's this?)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Pt. IThe Problem Situation
1The Contemporary Situation of Economic Development3
2The Problems of Economic Development17
3Business Cycles: Comments on Method41
Pt. IIThe Theory of Economic Development
4Stages of Economic Growth57
5The Business Cycle: Concepts and Tools73
6The Liquidity Function: Money, Prices, and Interest103
7The Business Cycle: Dynamic Equilibrium and Three Theories of Growth135
8The Business Cycle: Dynamic Disequilibrium and Growth157
Pt. IIIThe Contemporary Challenges to Economic Growth and Development
9The Paradox of Industrialization215
10The International Utility Function223
11Economic Growth and Development: Political Considerations239
12Conclusion247
Selected Bibliography251
Index255

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