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Theoretical aspects of growth in developing countries

International Monetary Fund.

Theoretical aspects of growth in developing countries

external debt dynamics and the role of human capital

by International Monetary Fund.

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Published by International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Ichiro Otani and Delano Villanueva.
SeriesIMF working paper -- WP/88/54
ContributionsOtani, Ichiro., Villanueva, Delano., International Monetary Fund. Research Dept.
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. --
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21603162M

These countries are characterized by being less developed industrially and a lower Human Development Index when compared to other countries. However, developing countries do have the potential for high growth and security when evaluating factors including the standard of living, gross domestic product and per capita income. Structuralism is a development theory which focuses on structural aspects which impede the economic growth of developing countries. The unit of analysis is the transformation of a country's economy from, mainly, a subsistence agriculture to a modern, urbanized manufacturing and service prescriptions resulting from structuralist thinking include major government intervention in.

development performance of many countries on the continent. 9 Governance issues in the bureaucratic arena take on special significance given the massive pressures that have been placed on public agencies in recent years to become leaner, more efficient and bring services closer to the people. In many developing countries, in particular. Edited by Mario I. Blejer and Ke-young Chu, this book investigates linkages among components of the public sector, as well as between macro and micro aspects of fiscal policy, in developing countries. It presents 13 papers prepared by economists of the IMF's Fiscal Affairs Department.

The Handbook of Research on Theoretical Perspectives on Indigenous Knowledge Systems in Developing Countries presents interdisciplinary research on knowledge management, sharing, and transfer among indigenous communities. Providing a unique perspective on alternative knowledge systems, this publication is a critical resource for sociologists. For my master thesis I basically want to find out, why developing countries are stagnating. Next to theoretical aspects I also want to make a regression. I want to regress GDP or GDP growth as dependent variable on many independent variables, such as tenure of head of state, life expectancy, working hours restriction, adult literacy and.


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