SmartSellTM - The New Way to Sell Online

We won't be beaten by anyone. Guaranteed

Economic Development

New or Used: 3 copies from $93.95
For courses on economic development Accessible theory, relevant policy issues, and the latest data and research, in the context of a thorough introduction to the developing world. Economic Development, - the leading textbook in this field - provides students with a complete and balanced introduction to the requisite theory, driving policy issues, and latest research. Todaro and Smith take a policy-oriented approach, presenting economic theory in the context of critical policy debates and country-specific case studies, to see how theory relates to the problems and prospects of developing countries. New to this edition * Findings Boxes - new intuitive introductions to important recent research * Global Crisis - up-to-date challenges and opportunities for developing countries * Policy Analysis and case studies - review great progress in many developing countries, plus big challenges such as violent conflict and climate change; insights from comparative case studies such as Costa Rica, Guatemala and Honduras.
Product Details

Table of Contents

Part One Principles and Concepts 1 1 Introducing Economic Development; A Global Perspective 2 Comparative Economic Development 3 Classic Theories of Economic Growth and Development 4 Contemporary Models of Development and Underdevelopment Part Two Problems and Policies: Domestic 5 Poverty, Inequality, and Development 6 Population Growth and Economic Development: Causes, Consequences, and Controversies 7 Urbanisation and Rural-Urban Migration: Theory and Policy 8 Human Capital: education and Health in Economic Development 9 Agricultural Transformation and Rural Development 10 The Environment and Development 11 Development Policymaking and the Roles of Market, State, and Civil Society Part Three 12 International Trade Theory and Development Strategy 13 Balance of Payments, Debt, Financial Crises, and Stabilization Policies 14 Foreign Finance, Investment, Aid and Conflict: Controversies and Opportunities 15 Finance and Fiscal Policy for Development

Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Economic Development on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top