The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

2018 Edition
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Rosenstein-Rodan, Paul Narcyz (1902–1985)

  • Richard S. Eckaus
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Rodan was one of the founders and first leaders of the field of development economics. His formative intellectual years were in the Austrian School of economics at the University of Vienna. He moved to the Department of Political Economy at University College London, in 1931.


Development economics Disguised unemployment Rosenstein-Rodan, P. N. 

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  • Richard S. Eckaus
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