Economic Growth With Equity: Challenges for Latin America by José Luis MachineaEconomic Growth With Equity: Challenges for Latin America by José Luis Machinea

Economic Growth With Equity: Challenges for Latin America

byJosé Luis MachineaEditorR. Ffrench-davis

Hardcover | November 28, 2006

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This book analyses the development challenge faced by Latin America at a time at which the concerns for the large inequality in the region are at a peak. This volume focuses on growth-with-equity, and is written by an outstanding group of Latin American and international researchers and policy-makers.
MANUEL R. AGOSIN Professor, Department of Economics, Universidad de Chile, Chile REGES BONELLI Research Associate, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (IPEA), Brazil FRANÇOIS BOURGUIGNON Chief Economist and Senior Vice-President, World Bank, USA JOSÉ ANTONIO CAMPO Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, the Un...
Title:Economic Growth With Equity: Challenges for Latin AmericaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:264 pagesPublished:November 28, 2006Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230018939

ISBN - 13:9780230018938


Table of Contents

Preface; R.Ffrench-Davis & J.L.Machinea Growth and Equity: In Search of the 'Empty Box' J.L. Machinea and O. Kacef PART 1: RECENT SUCCESSFUL EXPERIENCES ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT What Produces Economic Success? D.Rodrik Development Success: May History Breed Humility; W.Easterly The Dual Divergence: Growth Successes and Collapses in the Developing World Since 1980; J.A.Ocampo & M.A.Parra PART 2: INTERRELATIONS BETWEEN GROWTH AND EQUITY Is Greater Equity Necessary for Higher Long-term Growth in Latin America? F.Bourguignon & M.Walton Pro-Growth Social Policies in Latin America; M.Szekely PART 3: FINANCIAL MARKET DEVELOPMENT FOR GROWTH AND THE CAPITAL ACCOUNT Financial Development, Growth and Equity in Brazil; A.C.Pinheiro & R.Bonelli Financial Globalization: From Crises-Prone to Development-Friendly? R.Ffrench-Davis PART 4: TRADE FOR GROWTH Trade and Growth: Why Asia Grows Faster than Latin America; M.R.Agosin Trade and Growth: Past Experience and Perspectives for Latin America; Paiva Abreu