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Economic theory and the developing countries

Ajit Kumar Dasgupta

Economic theory and the developing countries

by Ajit Kumar Dasgupta

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic development.,
  • Developing countries -- Economic policy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAjit K. Dasgupta.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD82 .D316
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 132 p. ;
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19285149M

    Economic theory and the developing countries Item Preview remove-circle Economic development, Developing countries -- Economic policy Publisher London: Macmillan Collection Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by stationcebu Pages: Open a book — any book —on the economics of developing countries, and it will begin with the usual litany of woes. Developing countries, notwithstanding the enormous strides they have made in the last few decades, display fundamental economic inadequacies in a wide range of indicators. Levels of physical capital per person are small.

    94 Other measures concerning developing countries in the WTO agreements include: • extra timefor developing countries to fulfil their commitments (in many of the WTO agreements) • provisions designed to increase developing countries’ trading opportunities through greater market access (e.g. in textiles, services, technical barriers to trade). The title covers various concepts such as theory of borrowing, official and private debt, petrofund recycling, and debt relief. The text first deals with role of external capital and debt in economic development, and then proceeds to examining the historical debt experience of .

      Development economics is a branch of economics that focuses on improving fiscal, economic, and social conditions in developing countries. Development economics considers factors such as health. developing countries became so advanced as to make possible the export of manufactured consumer goods, and when the domestic production of (G. Myrdal, Economic Theory and Underdeveloped East & West Book House, , p. ). 6 THE Cited by:


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A theoretical breakthrough and innovative economic masterpiece, which probed into the mystery of developing countries' economic growth as well as the rules of economic take-off and modernization. (Introduction to National Top 10 Economic Books, Economic Daily (Section of Theory Weekly), Beijing: Ap )Author: Yangsheng Zhong.

Economic Theory and the Developing Countries. Authors (view affiliations) Ajit K. Dasgupta; Textbook. 7 Citations; Downloads; Chapters Table of contents (11 chapters) About About this book; Table of contents.

Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-ix. PDF. The Relevance of Economics developing countries economic theory economics. Development theory, cluster of research and theories on economic and political development.

The emergence of development theory. The use of the term development to refer to national economic growth emerged in the United States beginning in the s and in association with a key American foreign policy concern: how to shape the future of the newly independent states.

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Reorientation from economic controls to a market-based approach led to significant changes in the economic policy of developing countries in the s.

Very backward countries in some of the African states are still in the first stage whereas all the other developing countries of the world are in the transitional stage two it is on the basis of this theory that economists have developed economic-demographic models so that underdeveloped countries should enter the final stage and attain the.

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