World Development Report 1988

World Development Report 1988

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The World Development Report is recognized internationally as essential reading for economists, planners and policy-makers, bankers and business people, journalists, and development professionals of all kinds. It reviews how the developing countries have fared in the face of international economic trends and emphasizes the potential for increasing development performance through better resource management.show more

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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 206.8 x 265.2 x 17.5mm | 1,025.14g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • charts, graphs, maps, tables
  • 0195206509
  • 9780195206500

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"A user-friendly discussion of world agricultural trade, coupled with an invaluable comparative data set."--Dennis J. Gayle, Florida International University"An excellent source of data for my students."--Dang T. Tran, California State University, Los Angeles"The most up-to-date statistics on almost every development indicator for individual as well as regional and analytical groupings of countries...[provides] in-depth conceptual policy insights into specific development issues and topics, which change annually. The 1988 report maintains the high quality and standards that one comes to expect."--Population and Development Review"An extremely useful tool to teach courses with international dimensions. The presentation is first class."--Han X. Vo, Winthrop College"As always, an authoritative source of policy analysis on the most important LDC problems."--Peter C. Bloch, University of Wisconsin--Madisonshow more