Advancing Development

Core Themes in Global Economics

  • George Mavrotas
  • Anthony Shorrocks

Part of the Studies in Development Economics and Policy book series (SDEP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxviii
  2. Development Economics in Retrospect

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Richard Jolly
      Pages 63-73
  3. Inequality and Conflict

  4. Human Development and Wellbeing

  5. Globalization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225
    2. Machiko Nissanke, Erik Thorbecke
      Pages 252-272
  6. Development Finance

  7. Growth and Poverty

  8. Development Strategies

  9. Development Economics in Prospect

  10. Back Matter
    Pages 723-803

About this book


This book reflects on current thinking in development economics and on what may happen over the next two decades. As well as studying development economics in retrospect, the volume explores the current debates and challenges and looks forward at the problems that affect the global capacity to achieve the Millennium Development Goals.


Developing Countries development development economics Development Finance Economic Development economic policy Global economics Global economy globalization international finance migration transition

Editors and affiliations

  • George Mavrotas
    • 1
  • Anthony Shorrocks
    • 2
  1. 1.UNU-WIDERHelsinkiFinland
  2. 2.UNU-WIDERHelsinkiFinland

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