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Author Kenny, Charles

Title Getting better : why global development is succeeding and how we can improve the world even more / Charles Kenny

Publ Info New York : Basic Books, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  HD75 .K46 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  HD75 .K46 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 246 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-234) and index
Contents Abandoning hope -- The bad news: diverging incomes -- The worse news : it's hard to raise growth rates -- The good news: the end of the Malthusian trap -- The better news: the great convergence in quality of life -- The great news: the best things in life are cheap -- Drivers of the better life: innovation and ideas -- Policies for the quality of life -- The global agenda -- Realistic optimism
LC subject Economic development
Quality of life
ISBN 9780465020157 (hardcover) :