World Development Report: Entering the 21st Century - Development

World Development Report: Entering the 21st Century - Development

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This is the twenty-second edition of the World Development Report. It is the standard reference work for international economic data, containing an appendix of social and economic statistics for more than 200 countries. This Report draws upon the varied experiences of recent decades and looks ahead at opportunities to extend the gains already achieved to eliminate poverty and raise living standards while securing environmental sustainability.show more

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  • Paperback | 312 pages
  • 202.4 x 267.2 x 15.7mm | 920.65g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • colour illustrations, graphs, charts
  • 0195211243
  • 9780195211245

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"An excellent reference text for upper-division undergraduates in interdisciplinary international business courses."--Norman Gregory Young, California State Polytechnic University, "I couldn't manage without it. It's essential in the classroom and for my research."--Jackie Brux, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, "Absolutely essential."--Frank R. Gunter, Lehigh University, "Very timely review of the new directions in development thinking and an excellent, multi-faceted presentation of current development issues. Must reading for both theoreticians and practitioners."--Mauricio Herman, American University, "An excellent resource for hard-to-find statistics for all students interested in international development."--Susan Dicklitch, Franklin and Marshall College.show more