7 edition of The elusive quest found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -282) and index.
|LC Classifications||DA990.U46 P658 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||290 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||290|
|LC Control Number||2003447020|
William Easterly is the author of The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics (MIT Press, ) and The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little is Professor of Economics at New York University (Joint with Africa House), Codirector of NYU's Development Research Institute, visiting /5(4). Under-Rewarded Efforts: The Elusive Quest for Prosperity in Mexico traces Mexico's disappointing growth to flawed microeconomic policies that have suppressed productivity growth and nullified the expected benefits of the country's reform efforts. Fast growth will not occur doing more of the same or focusing on issues that may be key bottlenecks.
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While The Elusive Quest for Growth was a good read it was not as punchy as The White Man's Burden. The author seemed to think that the words `tropical' and Third World were synonymous.
There were too many economic models and not enough humanity in the pages; the book seemed half-cooked. Therefore, the Elusive Quest deserves only 3 by: This book was set in Palatino by Asco Typesetters, Hong Kong, in ’3B2’ Printed and bound in the United States of America.
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Easterly, William. tropics /William Easterly. The elusive quest for growth: economists’ adventures and misadventures in the p.
In The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics William Easterly, a researcher at the World Bank, offers a thoughtful and at times scathing account of development economics' endeavor to foster economic growth in the world's poorest countries in the post-war era.
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He is Professor of Economics at New York University (Joint with Africa House), Codirector of NYU's Development Research.
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The Elusive Quest for Equality documents both the plight and the struggle of Chicano communities over the past years, using the guiding themes of segregation, Americanization, and resistance in the history of education for Chicanos/Chicanas.
For most of human history, paternity was uncertain. Blood types, fingerprinting, and, recently, DNA analysis promised to solve the riddle of paternity.
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The Elusive Quest for Growth by Easterly, William R. Easterly. William Easterly is the author of The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics (MIT Press, ) and The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good.
He is Professor of Economics at New York University (Joint with Africa. Elusive is a contemporary, modern day romance. Due to strong language and sexual content, this book is not intended for listeners under the age of send them off on a quest to find a sunken galleon, retrieve a very special necklace, return it to its rightful heir and let the world know of a doomed Spanish love story.
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