The Transformation of the World Economy

The Transformation of the World Economy

by Robert Solomon
     
 

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This revised, extended and updated edition of Robert Solomon's well-received The Transformation of the World Economy assesses the remarkable changes in the world economy in recent decades. The impact of marketization, of "globalization" in both industry and finance and of increased policy co-ordination as a response at regional and global levels are analyzed,

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This revised, extended and updated edition of Robert Solomon's well-received The Transformation of the World Economy assesses the remarkable changes in the world economy in recent decades. The impact of marketization, of "globalization" in both industry and finance and of increased policy co-ordination as a response at regional and global levels are analyzed, as are the changing philosophies of economic policy in the US, Britain, Western Europe, the USSR, Russia and Eastern Europe, China, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America.

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Solomon, a scholar at the ultra-liberal Brookings Institution in Washington, DC, offers a revised and expanded edition of his 1994 volume (reprinted in 1996) in which he describes and evaluates the economic changes that have taken place worldwide during the past two decades. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312221119
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
08/28/1999
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
231
Product dimensions:
5.68(w) x 8.84(h) x 0.84(d)

Meet the Author

Robert Solomon is Guest Scholar at the Brookings Institution and President of RS Associates Inc., the publisher of International Economic Letter.

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