Development Economics: From the Poverty to the Wealth of Nations

Hardcover | March 2, 2005

byYujiro Hayami, Yoshihisa Godo

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This title includes the following features: A comprehensive, coherent, and optimistic overview with an emphasis on East Asia.; Builds on the strengths and successes of two previous editions; Up to date, including coverage of crises in Latin America; the recovery of East Asia from the 1997-98financial crisis; the development of the 'Post-Washington Consensus' and the Millennium Development Goals; and the stalemate around the Kyoto Protocol.

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This title includes the following features: A comprehensive, coherent, and optimistic overview with an emphasis on East Asia.; Builds on the strengths and successes of two previous editions; Up to date, including coverage of crises in Latin America; the recovery of East Asia from the 1997-98financial crisis; the development of the 'Po...

Yujiro Hayami is Chairman of the Graduate Faculty at the Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development and Professor at the National Graduate Institute of Policy Studies, Tokyo. Yoshihisa Godo is Associate Professor of Economics at Meijigakuin University and Visiting Associate Professor at the National Graduate Institut...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:448 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.17 inPublished:March 2, 2005Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199272700

ISBN - 13:9780199272709

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Table of Contents

Introduction1. A Theoretical Framework for Economic Development2. A Comparative Perspective on Developing Economies3. Population Growth and the Constraint of Natural Resources4. Breaking the Resource Constraint5. Capital Accumulation and Economic Development6. Patterns and Sources of Technological Progress7. Income Distribution and Environmental Problems8. Market and State9. The Role of Community in Economic Development10. Tradition and Modernization: A Concluding RemarkBibliographyIndex

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`A comprehensive textbook on development economics.'Development Policy Review