© 1989

New Directions in the World Economy


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Development Strategies and International Trade in Developing Countries

  3. Policy Choices and External Constraints in Developing Countries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Bela Balassa
      Pages 84-98
    3. Bela Balassa
      Pages 99-123
  4. Agriculture and Economic Development

  5. Public Enterprise and Policies in a Developing Country: Mexico

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Bela Balassa
      Pages 186-206
  6. Reform Efforts in Socialist Countries

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225
    2. Bela Balassa
      Pages 227-251
    3. Bela Balassa
      Pages 252-270

About this book


An attempt to assist policy-makers in developing countries to cope with the challenges they face during the rest of the century and beyond. For this purpose it provides information on the experience of developing, developed and socialist countries.


Developing Countries development Economic Development

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.The Johns Hopkins UniversityUSA
  2. 2.The World BankUSA

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