, Volume 23, Issue 2, pp 91–94 | Cite as

Adjustment policy and interest groups in developing countries

  • Rasul Shams
Interest Groups


Adjustment programmes promoted by the IMF and the World Bank have met with mixed success in recent years. What part has the interaction of interest groups in the countries concerned played in this connection? What lessons are to be learnt for future adjustment programmes?


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rasul Shams
    • 1
  1. 1.The Hamburg Institute for Economic Research (HWWA)HamburgWest Germany

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