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Distribution and Development: A New Look at the Developing World

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Most of the world's people live in "developing" economies, as do most of the world's poor. The predominant means of economic development is economic growth. In this book Gary Fields asks to what extent and in what circumstances economic growth improves the material standard of living of a country's people. Most development economists agree that economic growth raises the i ...more
Paperback, 270 pages
Published July 26th 2002 by Mit Press (first published January 5th 2001)
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the proof of the pudding is in the eating: empirical evidence on demographic transition, relative convergence among others
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