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Author Prez-caldentey, Esteban

Title Ideas, Policies and Economic Development in the Americas
Published Hoboken : Taylor & Francis Ltd., 2007


Description 1 online resource (261 pages)
Series Routledge Studies in Development Economics, v. 56
Routledge Studies in Development Economics, v. 56
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures; Tables; Contributors; Foreword; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction: Ideas, policies and economic development in the Americas; 2 Method and passion in Celso Furtado; 3 Shifting developmental paradigms in Latin America: Is neoliberalism history?; 4 Exchange rate regimes from a Latin American analytical perspective; 5 The Latin American theory of inflation and beyond; 6 The unfamiliar Raúl Prebisch; 7 Mexico's market reforms in historical perspective; 8 The continuing relevance of the terms of trade and industrialization debates
Summary The history of economic ideas and their intricate relation to economic policies remains a relatively unexplored field in Latin American and Caribbean studies. This book is a valuable new contribution to this emerging literature
Notes Print version record
Form Electronic book
Author Vernengo, Matias
ISBN 9780203964026