Overcoming the Persistence of Inequality and Poverty

  • Valpy FitzGerald
  • Judith Heyer
  • Rosemary Thorp

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Valpy FitzGerald, Judith Heyer, Rosemary Thorp
      Pages 3-18
  3. Technical Change and Economic Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Gustav Ranis, Mallory Irons, Yanjing Huang
      Pages 45-72
    3. Giorgio Barba Navaretti, Gianfranco De Simone, Gianluca Orefice, Angelica Salvi
      Pages 73-91
  4. Human Development, Income Distribution and Poverty

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Giovanni Andrea Cornia, Bruno Martorano
      Pages 172-199
  5. Conflict, Ethnicity and Inequality

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 277-301

About this book


International experts evaluate new policy directions in economic development and poverty reduction, building on the ideas of a pioneer in the new discipline of Development Studies, Frances Stewart. Combing ideas and evidence on technological change, human development and conflict prevention to address the issue of the persistence of inequality


conflict democracy development development studies Economic Development income distribution migration Policy poverty prevention work

Editors and affiliations

  • Valpy FitzGerald
    • 1
  • Judith Heyer
    • 2
  • Rosemary Thorp
    • 1
  1. 1.Oxford Department of International Development (Queen Elizabeth House)UK
  2. 2.Somerville CollegeUniversity of OxfordUK

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