Pakistan: The Economy of an Elitist State by Ishrat Husain

Pakistan: The Economy of an Elitist State

byIshrat Husain

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A case-study of Pakistan's economic development during the past fifty years, which demonstrates that the benefit of this development has predominantly affected a small class of the elite, while the majority of the population remains illiterate, poor, and backward.

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Ishrat Husain is Country Director, Central Asia, World Bank.

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Title:Pakistan: The Economy of an Elitist StateFormat:PaperbackPublished:December 15, 1999Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:019579379X

ISBN - 13:9780195793796

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`This book has raised very relevant issues for the Pakistani economy.'Sanjay Kumar, Economic and Political Weekly 17/7/99