Economic Alternatives for Growth, Employment and Poverty Reduction

Progressive Policy Recommendations for Developing Countries

  • Terry McKinley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction: Alternative Economic Policies for Growth, Employment and Poverty Reduction: A Progressive Policy Agenda for Developing Countries

  3. Alternative Macroeconomic Policies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Robert Pollin, Gerald Epstein, James Heintz
      Pages 24-32
    3. Alex Izurieta, Terry McKinley
      Pages 33-74
  4. Economic Consequences of Scaling Up ODA

  5. Public Finance and Debt Relief

  6. Policies for Transforming Growth into Employment Generation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225
    2. Robert Pollin, Gerald Epstein, James Heintz, Léonce Ndikumana
      Pages 227-240
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 292-302

About this book


This book is a collection of working papers, policy briefs and training modules, published by the International Poverty Centre in Brazil, which provides a comprehensives set of recommendations for alternative economic policies that can generate growth, employment and poverty reduction in developing countries.


Developing Countries development employment fiscal policy monetary policy poverty Structural Reforms

Editors and affiliations

  • Terry McKinley
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Oriental and African StudiesUniversity of LondonUK

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