Economics of Development (7th Edition) – eBook


  • Authors: Dwight H. Perkins, Steven Radelet, David L. Lindauer, Steven A.Block
  • File Size: 5 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 880 pages
  • Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company; 7th edition
  • Publication Date: November 29, 2012
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00SLB5JO2
  • ISBN-10: 0393934357, 0393123529, 0393123537
  • ISBN-13: 9780393934359, 9780393123524, 978-0393123531
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Economics of Development, 7th edition, (PDF) is a very dynamic revision of one of the most modern development economics textbooks. This classic ebook has been aggressively revised to incorporate the latest research defining the Development Economics field today.

  • Updated and streamlined

Agriculture remains key to a healthy economy. The 7th Edition addresses agriculture’s role in poverty alleviation and growth and the institutions needed to create a robust agricultural sector. Many chapters have been heavily revised with new analysis on how economic development happens, the catalysts behind economic growth, the impact of globalization on developing countries, effective trade policies, and how development policies can be made positive and sustainable.

  • Incorporates the latest research on economic growth and human resources

The Seventh Edition synthesizes the latest economic growth theories with new research on technological change, laws protecting copyright, patents and institutions fostering innovation and invention, government stability, and the rule of law. New study-based policies for lowering population growth rates have also been added. Considering the added and revised chapters of this edition, as well as the five new chapters added to the previous edition, two-thirds of the textbook has been heavily updated in the past 6 years.

  • Authoritative and comprehensive coverage

The authors are all very distinguished scholars and practitioners, combining to produce a balanced and authoritative textbook. New coauthor Steven Block, an esteemed teacher, and researcher brings his expertise in agricultural development to the Economics of Development, 7th Edition ebook.

NOTE: This sale only includes the ebook Economics of Development, 7e, in PDF. No access codes included.