Bauer, Peter Thomas (1915–2002)
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Peter (Lord) Bauer, one of the pioneers of early post-Second World War development economics, stood almost alone in the 1940s and 1950s in questioning the prevailing orthodoxy.
KeywordsBauer, P.T. Capital accumulation Central planning Democracy Development economics Economic freedom Foreign aid Free trade Freedom of contract Gains from trade Institutional economics Limited government Poverty Poverty traps Property rights Total factor productivity
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