Economic Development and World Debt

  • H. W. Singer
  • Soumitra Sharma

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. International Debts, Trade and Growth Strategy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Stephany Griffith-Jones
      Pages 3-21
    3. Paul Streeten
      Pages 23-26
    4. Gerald M. Meier
      Pages 27-32
    5. Andre Gunder Frank
      Pages 33-38
    6. Kunibert Raffer
      Pages 51-62
  3. World Financial System, Exchange Rates and Debts

  4. Structural Adjustment Policies

  5. Country Risk and Debt Management Policies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 335-335
    2. Menachem Katz
      Pages 369-382
    3. Renato Aguilar, Mario Zejan
      Pages 383-395
    4. Fernando Holanda de Barbosa, Manuel Sanchez de la Cal
      Pages 397-412
    5. Pari Kasliwal
      Pages 423-435
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 445-453

About this book


The papers presented here were first given at the International Conference of Economists at the University of Zagreb in Yugoslavia. The book contains a rare selection of divergent theoretical and practical views on the acute problem of international debt and its repercussions on world economic growth at large and the developing countries in particular.


Developing Countries development Economic Development economic growth economic policy globalization growth structural change

Editors and affiliations

  • H. W. Singer
    • 1
    • 2
  • Soumitra Sharma
    • 3
  1. 1.University of SussexUK
  2. 2.Institute of Development StudiesUniversity of SussexUK
  3. 3.University of ZagrebCroatia

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