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Author Williamson, Jeffrey G., 1935-

Title Trade and poverty : when the Third World fell behind / Jeffrey G. Williamson

Publ Info Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2011]
 CCRI-Lincoln  HC59.7 .W536 2011    AVAILABLE
 PC  HC59.7 .W536 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HC59.7 .W536 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  HC59.7 .W536 2011    AVAILABLE
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Descript xi, 301 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p.[252]-280) and index
Contents When the Third World fell behind -- The first global century up to 1913 -- Biggest Third World terms of trade boom ever? -- The economics of Third World growth engines and Dutch diseases -- Measuring third world de-industrialization and Dutch disease -- An Asian de-industrialization illustration : an Indian paradox? -- A Middle East de-industrialization illustration : Ottoman problems -- A Latin American de-industrialization illustration : Mexican exceptionalism -- Rising Third World inequality during the trade boom : did it matter? -- Export price volatility : another drag on Third World growth? -- Tying the knot : the globalization and great divergence connection -- Better late than never : industrialization spreads to the poor periphery -- Policy response : what did they do? What should they have done? -- Morals of the story
LC subject Industries -- Developing countries -- History
Deindustrialization -- Developing countries -- History
Developing countries -- Commerce -- History
Poverty -- Developing countries -- History
Developing countries -- Economic conditions -- Regional disparities
ISBN 9780262015158 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0262015153 (hardcover : alk. paper)