Trade, Development and Political Economy: Essays in Honour of Anne O. Krueger

Trade, Development and Political Economy: Essays in Honour of Anne O. Krueger

by Deepak Lal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0333790340

ISBN-13: 9780333790342

Pub. Date: 03/28/2001

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Trade, Development and Political Economy takes fundamental issues in trade and development policy and subjects them to well-based economic analysis in a form that is easily accessible to the non-specialist. Distinguished contributors address some of the following questions: Are critics of outward-orientated development wrong? What caused the financial crisis of…  See more details below

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Trade, Development and Political Economy takes fundamental issues in trade and development policy and subjects them to well-based economic analysis in a form that is easily accessible to the non-specialist. Distinguished contributors address some of the following questions: Are critics of outward-orientated development wrong? What caused the financial crisis of East Asia? Who supports trade and aid in the US? And, what are the conditions needed to promote growth? They also look forward to what trade policies and agreements will be needed in the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780333790342
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
334
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables List of Figures List of Abbreviations List of Acronyms Acknowledgements Notes on the Contributors Introduction; D.Lal & R.H.Snape PART I: TRADE Outer-Orientation and Development: Are Revisionists Right?; T.N.Srinivasan & J.Bhagwati Trade Policy and the Exchange Rate Regime; W.M.Corden Some Insights from Real Exchange Rates Analysis; A.C.Harberger Limiting Moral Hazard and Reducing Risk in International Capital Flows: The Choice of an Exchange-Rate Regime; R.I.McKinnon Developing Countries Trade Policies in the 1990s: Back to the Future; S.Rajapatirana Developing Country Issues for WTO Multilateral Trade Negotiations; C.Michalopoulos Assessing the Promise of a Preferential Trade Agreement; M.Michaely Reciprocity in Trade Agreements; R.H.Snape PART II: DEVELOPMENT Economic Development from an Open Economy Perspective; R.Findlay & R.W.Jones War, Peace and Growth; S.Edwards Space and Growth: A Thünen-Schumpter Perspective; H.Giersch The Virtuous Circle: Savings, Distribution and Growth Interactions in India; D.Lal & I.Natarajan PART III: POLITICAL ECONOMY Congressional Voting on International Economic Bills in the 1990s; R.E.Baldwin & M.Crowley Financial Crisis in East Asia: Underlying and Precipitating Factors; M.Gillis The Evolution of Dual Economies in East Asia; H.Hughes Does the US Foreign Economic Assistance Program Have a Future?; V.W.Ruttan Index

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