Todaro: Economic Development / Edition 9

Todaro: Economic Development / Edition 9

by Michael P Todaro, Stephen Smith

ISBN-10: 0321311957

ISBN-13: 9780321311955

Pub. Date: 01/30/2006

Publisher: Trans-Atlantic Publications, Incorporated

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Table of Contents

1Economics, institutions, and development : a global perspective3
2Comparative development : differences and commonalities among developing countries37
3Classic theories of economic development102
4Contemporary models of development and underdevelopment140
5Poverty, inequality, and development193
6Population growth and economic development : causes, consequences, and controversies262
7Urbanization and rural-urban migration : theory and policy312
8Human capital : education and health in economic development363
9Agricultural transformation and rural development422
10The environment and development470
11Development policymaking and the roles of market, state, and civil society516
12Trade theory and development experience577
13The trade policy debate : export promotion, import substitution, and economic integration620
14Balance of payments, developing-country debt, and the macroeconomic stabilization controversy666
15Foreign finance, investment, and aid : controversies and opportunities706
16Finance and fiscal policy for development741
17Some critical issues for the twenty-first century789

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