Development economics : theory and practice / Alain de Janvry and Elisabeth Sadoulet.

Author
De Janvry, Alain [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
Description
xxix, 828 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction -- What is development? : indicators and issues -- State of development -- History of thought in development economics -- Impact evaluation of development policies and programs -- Poverty and vulnerability assessment -- Inequality and inequity -- International trade and industrialization strategies -- Explaining economic growth, the macro level -- Endogenous economic growth -- International finance and development -- Population and development -- Labor and migration -- Financial services for the poor -- Social assistance programs and targeting -- Sustainable development and the environment -- Common property resources and determinants of cooperation -- Human capital: education and health -- Agriculture for development -- Development aid and its effectiveness -- Institutional innovations and development -- Political economy and the role of the state -- The economics of farm households.
ISBN
  • 9781138885295 ((hardback))
  • 1138885290 ((hardback))
  • 9781138885318 ((pbk.))
  • 1138885312 ((pbk.))
LCCN
2015018633
OCLC
909323002
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