Studies in the Economics of Central America

  • Victor Bulmer-Thomas

Part of the St Antony’s/Macmillan Series book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

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      Pages 1-15
  3. Long-run Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 17-17
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      Pages 44-71
  4. Central American Co-operation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
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      Pages 75-104
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      Pages 105-120
  5. Central America in Crisis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 137-137
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      Pages 216-234
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 235-246

About this book


A study explaining how the social upheavals which led to the Nicaraguan revolution and the civil wars in El Salvador and Guatemala were rooted in the export-led model followed in the region. The author also explores their efforts to achieve regional co-operation in the economic sphere.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Victor Bulmer-Thomas
    • 1
  1. 1.Queen Mary CollegeUniversity of LondonUK

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