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Reflections on economic development

Michael P. Todaro

Reflections on economic development

the selected essays of Michael P. Todaro

by Michael P. Todaro

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Published by E. Elgar in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMichael P. Todaro.
      SeriesEconomists of the twentieth century
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD82 .T554 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 500 p. :
      Number of Pages500
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1103480M
      ISBN 101858980739
      LC Control Number94028486

      Flour milling was an early American economic industry that was inherently urban. Urban economies: cycle flow and assets[ edit ] Urban economies seen through input and output, are essentially machines in themselves. The two seemed to have been singing from different hymn books so far. Achievements[ edit ] Haq devised the Human Development Index which has become one of the most influential and widely used indices to measure human development across countries. The book is highly readable and accessible to non-economists.

      Inhe applied and was accepted at the Punjab University where he enrolled in the social sciences department. Important New Evidence on Regime Uncertainty Formal, abstract models and concepts are used to elucidate real-world development problems rather than being presented in isolation from case study illustrations. Despite the potential of globalisation in accelerating growth and development in low and middle-income countries through the spread of technology, knowledge and information, its current practice in many parts of the world has led to processes that are socially, economically and politically and ecologically unsustainable. As to myself, I shall continue considering myself a pragmatic nationalist.

      He explores the nature and legitimacy of government, its tactics and motivations, and the uncertainty and risks it injects into economic choices of the governed, with specific reference to the prospects for economic recovery in the current political environment. Economic Recovery Remains Anemic, at Best The chapter then presents main goals and possible objectives, the role of economic analysis in illuminating the problem, and some possible policy alternatives and their likely consequences. She has served as advisor to various international organisations and research networks, and directed several major international research programmes.


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