Political Economy of Poverty, Equity and Growth: / Edition 1

Political Economy of Poverty, Equity and Growth: / Edition 1

by Deepak Lal, H. Myint
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198294328

ISBN-13: 9780198294320

Pub. Date: 03/18/1999

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This wide-ranging and innovative book synthesizes the findings of a major international study of the political economy of poverty, equity, and growth. It represents an ambitious interdisciplinary attempt to identify patterns in the interplay of initial conditions, institutions, interests, and ideas which can help to explain the different growth and poverty

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This wide-ranging and innovative book synthesizes the findings of a major international study of the political economy of poverty, equity, and growth. It represents an ambitious interdisciplinary attempt to identify patterns in the interplay of initial conditions, institutions, interests, and ideas which can help to explain the different growth and poverty alleviation outcomes in the Third World.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198294320
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
03/18/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1670L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. Poverty, Equity, and Growth
2. Aggregate Growth Outcomes
3. Country Profiles
4. The Role of Institutions and Organizations
5. Instability and Growth
6. The Polity and Economic Performance
7. Ideas, Ideology, and Economic Policy
8. Perspective on Economic Policy
9. Income Transfers and Poverty Redressal
10. On Fostering Poverty: Redressing Growth

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