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The Poverty Curtain: Choices For The Third World

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Hardcover, 247 pages
Published September 1st 1976 by Columbia University Press
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Greg
Feb 14, 2010 Greg rated it it was amazing
One of the first economic theory books (written in the late 1950s) by Pakistan's brilliant economic theorist who later helped to mentor Dr. Amartya Sen. The Poverty Curtain closely looked as economic development as more than just financial formula, but the 'happiness industry, where contraints of people were just as important as their financial situation for them to determine the course and direction of their future. It is unfortunate that those who developed the IMF and World Bank in the 1960's ...more
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