Measuring Development: The Role and Adequacy of Development Indicators

Measuring Development: The Role and Adequacy of Development Indicators

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First published in 1972. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 184 pages
  • 156 x 234mm | 353g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138980684
  • 9781138980686

Table of contents

Development indicators - an introduction, Nancy Baster; what are we trying to measure?, Dudley Seers; income distribution and social stratification - some notes on theory and practice, Charles Elliott; the adequacy of income - a social dimension in economic development, Riad B. Tabbarah; social indicators and welfare measurement - remarks on methodology, Jan Drewnowski; development indicators and development models, Donald McGranahan; indicators of political development, Charles Lewis Taylor; the measurement of institutional characteristics of nations -methodological considerations, Irma Adelman and Cynthia Taft Morris; on the relationship between human resources and development - theory, methods, data, Johan Galtung; industrialization and national development in the British Isles, Michael Hechter.show more