Dwight H. Perkins, Steven Radelet, David L. Lindauer, Steven A.Block
W. W. Norton – Company; 7th edition
0393934357; 0393123529; 0393123537
9780393934359/ 9780393123524/ 978-0393123531
Economics of Development; 7th edition; (PDF) is a very dynamic revision of one of the most modern development economics textbooks. This classic ebook has been aggressively revised to incorporate the latest research defining the Development Economics field today.
- Updated and streamlined
Agriculture remains key to a healthy economy. The 7th Edition addresses agriculture’s role in poverty alleviation and growth and the institutions needed to create a robust agricultural sector. Many chapters have been heavily revised with new analysis on how economic development happens; the catalysts behind economic growth; the impact of globalization on developing countries; effective trade policies; and how development policies can be made positive and sustainable.
- Incorporates the latest research on economic growth and human resources
The Seventh Edition synthesizes the latest economic growth theories with new research on technological change; laws protecting copyright; patents and institutions fostering innovation and invention; government stability; and the rule of law. New study-based policies for lowering population growth rates have also been added. Considering the added and revised chapters of this edition; as well as the five new chapters added to the previous edition; two-thirds of the textbook has been heavily updated in the past 6 years.
- Authoritative and comprehensive coverage
The authors are all very distinguished scholars and practitioners; combining to produce a balanced and authoritative textbook. New coauthor Steven Block; an esteemed teacher; and researcher brings his expertise in agricultural development to the Economics of Development; 7th Edition ebook.
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