Economic Development

Economic Development

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Economic development continues to be an area of interest to students on a variety of courses. The second edition of this book provides a lively and interesting introduction to the subject covering all of the major issues, including Third World debt, income distribution and environmental problems. Its issue-based approach makes it ideal for A-level and first year undergraduate students.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 140 x 216 x 11.43mm | 278g
  • Red Globe Press
  • Basingstoke, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • XXI, 216 p.
  • 0333722280
  • 9780333722282

Table of contents

The World and its Welfare.- Development: Economic and Human.- Population Growth: Threat or Opportunity?.- Can We Cure Poverty?.- Feeding the World.- Industrialisation The Key to Development?.- Trade and Development.- The Debt Crisis.- Government, Externalities and the Environment.
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About Charles Smith

GARETH REES is Head of Economics at the United World College of the Atlantic, South Wales

CHARLES SMITH is a senior lecturer in Economics at Swansea Business School, Swansea Institute of Higher Education
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