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Political Developments and Economic Progress

  • M. G. Quibria
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Abstract

This chapter starts with a brief outline of Bangladesh’s political developments since independence. It is followed by an overview of the economic progress of the country in terms of growth and structural change. The final section of the chapter provides a brief comparison of the economic performances of Bangladesh and Vietnam to put the discussion in an international development perspective.

Keywords

Growth and inequality Macroeconomic development Foreign aid and structural change 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. G. Quibria
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  1. 1.Department of EconomicsMorgan State UniversityBaltimoreUSA

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