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The economics of underdeveloped countries.

by Jagdish N. Bhagwati

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Economic development.,
    • Developing countries.,
    • Developing countries -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 245-247.

      SeriesWorld university library
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .B47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination254 p.
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5933789M
      LC Control Number64066179
      OCLC/WorldCa2480094

      Albert Otto Hirschman (born Otto-Albert Hirschmann; April 7, – Decem ) was an economist and the author of several books on political economy and political first major contribution was in the area of development economics. Here he emphasized the need for unbalanced argued that disequilibria should be encouraged to stimulate growth and Alma mater: University of Trieste, London School . Open a book — any book —on the economics of developing countries, and it will begin with the usual litany of woes. Developing countries, notwithstanding the enormous strides they have made in the last few decades, display fundamental economic inadequacies in a wide range of indicators. Levels of physical capital per person are small.

      Economic development, the process whereby simple, low-income national economies are transformed into modern industrial gh the term is sometimes used as a synonym for economic growth, generally it is employed to describe a change in a country’s economy involving qualitative as well as quantitative theory of economic . In this book, based on a series of lectures delivered in Cairo in , Dr. Myrdal examines the basic assumptions of classical economic theory, and of the theory of international trade in particular, in relation to the problems of under-developed regions/5.

      I have incorporated a paper read at a symposium on 'Growth in Underdeveloped Countries' at the Boston meeting of the American Economic Association on December 29th, , published in the American Economic Review, Papers and Proceedings, May the underdeveloped countries. I When the sociological writers ques-tioned the applicability of economics to the underdeveloped countries on the ground that people there do not behave like the "economic man," they were questioning the "realism" of economic theory. It is not difficult to meet this type of critism by showing that, with.


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A series of three lectures, this book discusses the scope and limitations of economics in the study of developing countries. It reviews a number of economic aspects and developments, including the instruments and implications of the rapid but uneven economic progress of many of areas, especially in Africa and South-East by: The Economics of Under-Developed Countries Paperback – January 1, by Peter T.

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International Economics and Development: Essays in Honor of Raúl Prebisch provides information pertinent to the developments in the field of international economies as it relates to the problems of the underdeveloped countries. This book provides a brief biography of Professor Raúl Prebisch and his many contributions to international economics.

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pp pp. Abstract: Parts I and II present a detailed account of the main features of backward economies, e.g. the incidence of poverty poverty Subject Category: MiscellaneousCited by: In Gunnar Myrdal, winner of the Nobel Prize in economics inwrote, “The special advisers to underdeveloped countries who have taken the time and trouble to acquaint themselves with.

How countries such as South Korea were able to move from “periphery” to “core” Critiques of dependency theory are also discussed, including areas where dependency theory needs to be expanded or refined, e.g., in class analysis and individual characteristics of.

ADVERTISEMENTS: Following are some of the basic and important characteristics which are common to all developing economies: An idea of the characteristics of a developing economy must have been gathered from the above analysis of the definitions of an underdeveloped economy.

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