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Growth and Development

With Special Reference to Developing Economies

  • A. P. Thirlwall

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. A. P. Thirlwall
      Pages 3-64
  3. Factors in the Development Process

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 85-85
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      Pages 87-114
    3. A. P. Thirlwall
      Pages 115-127
  4. Obstacles to Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. A. P. Thirlwall
      Pages 148-176
  5. Planning, the Allocation of Resources and the Choice of Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. A. P. Thirlwall
      Pages 220-236
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      Pages 237-254
    4. A. P. Thirlwall
      Pages 255-261
  6. Financing Economic Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 263-263
    2. A. P. Thirlwall
      Pages 265-293
    3. A. P. Thirlwall
      Pages 294-349
  7. International Trade, the Balance of Payments and Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 351-351
    2. A. P. Thirlwall
      Pages 353-388
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 412-435

About this book

Introduction

This revised edition includes new material on foreign assistance and debt and has updated statistics and the institutional material. The book aims to provide students with an understanding of the theory and practice of economic development.

Keywords

agriculture capital developing countries development economic development economics growth international trade labour planning population production science and technology statistics trade

Authors and affiliations

  • A. P. Thirlwall
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Kent at CanterburyCanterburyUK

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