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The Resource Beyond the World Bank agenda : an institutional approach to development, Howard Stein, (electronic resource)

Beyond the World Bank agenda : an institutional approach to development, Howard Stein, (electronic resource)

Label
Beyond the World Bank agenda : an institutional approach to development
Title
Beyond the World Bank agenda
Title remainder
an institutional approach to development
Statement of responsibility
Howard Stein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Despite massive investment of money and research aimed at ameliorating third-world poverty, the development strategies of the international financial institutions over the past few decades have been a profound failure. Under the tutelage of the World Bank, developing countries have experienced lower growth and rising inequality compared to previous periods. In Beyond the World Bank Agenda, Howard Stein argues that the controversial institution is plagued by a myopic, neoclassical mindset that wrongly focuses on individual rationality and downplays the social and political contexts that can eit
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1952-
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Stein, Howard
Dewey number
338.9009172/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World Bank
  • Banque mondiale
  • Economic development
  • Institutional economics
Label
Beyond the World Bank agenda : an institutional approach to development, Howard Stein, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-325) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reflections on the history of the World Bank agenda -- Economic theory and the World Bank agenda: a critical evaluation -- Beyond the World Bank agenda: an institutional approach to development
Control code
ocn310968834
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 334 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226771670
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786611966546
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)310968834
Label
Beyond the World Bank agenda : an institutional approach to development, Howard Stein, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-325) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reflections on the history of the World Bank agenda -- Economic theory and the World Bank agenda: a critical evaluation -- Beyond the World Bank agenda: an institutional approach to development
Control code
ocn310968834
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 334 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226771670
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786611966546
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)310968834

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