Institutions and Comparative Economic Development

  • Masahiko Aoki
  • Timur Kuran
  • Gérard Roland

Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Introduction

    1. Masahiko Aoki, Timur Kuran, Gérard Roland
      Pages 1-9
  3. Historical and Comparative Institutional Analysis of Development

  4. Driving Forces of Economic Development: Finance, Trade, Migration, and Structural Policy

  5. Economic Development and Culture

  6. Food Security in Developing Countries under the Globalized Economy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 279-279
    2. Joachim von Braun, Getaw Tadesse
      Pages 298-312
    3. Katsushi S. Imai, Raghav Gaiha, Ganesh Thapa, Abdilahi Ali
      Pages 313-331
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 333-345

About this book


This collection of essays from eminent scholars discusses different phases and measures of economic development, evaluating the success of national economic transitions and providing valuable policy lessons for developing economies.


China Developing Economies development Economic Development foreign trade globalization Japan migration transition transition economics

Editors and affiliations

  • Masahiko Aoki
    • 1
  • Timur Kuran
    • 2
  • Gérard Roland
    • 3
  1. 1.Stanford UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Duke UniversityUSA
  3. 3.University of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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