How rich countries got rich... and why poor countries stay poorAuthor: Reinert, Erik S. Publisher: Carroll and Graf, 2007.Language: EnglishDescription: 365 p. : Ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0786718420Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents How rich countries got rich and why poor countries stay poor How rich countries got rich and why poor countries stay poor Foreword by Jomo K. S., U N Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development Acknowledgements List of Figures Introduction Discovering Types of Economic Theories The Evolution of the Two Different Approaches Emulation: How Rich Countries Got Rich Globalization: the Arguments in Favour are also the Arguments Against Globalization and Primitivization: How the Poor Get Even Poorer Explaining Away Failure: Red Herrings at the End of History Palliative Economics: Why the Millennium Goals are a Bad Idea 'Get the economic activities right', or, the Lost Art of Creating Middle-Income Countries vii xi xv xvii 1 21 71 101 165 203 239 271 vi Contents Appendices I I1 111 IV V VI David Ricardo's Theory of Comparative Advantage in International Trade Two Different Ways of Understanding the Economic World and the Wealth and Poverty of Nations Frank Graham's Theory of Uneven Development Two Ideal Types of Protectionism Compared Philipp von Hornigk's Nine Points on How to Emulate the Rich Countries (1684) The Quality Index of Economic Activities Notes Bibliography Index
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