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Some Unorthodox Growth Theories

Maurice FitzGerald Scott

in A New View of Economic Growth

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198287421
eISBN:
9780191596872
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198287429.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Unorthodox growth theories do not assume that technical progress is independant of investment. Theories put forward by various writers including Schumpeter, Hirschman, Kaldor, Kaldor and Mirrlees, ... More


Economic Development in Theory and Practice

in The Political Economy of the World Bank: The Early Years

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804760652
eISBN:
9780804770798
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804760652.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter explores the tensions between the World Bank and head of Colombian mission Lauchlin Currie, and between him and economist Albert Hirschman, who replaced Currie as the Bank's envoy to ... More


Economic Backwardness and Catching up: Brazilian Agriculture, 1964–2014

Lee Alston and Bernardo Mueller

in Diverse Development Paths and Structural Transformation in the Escape from Poverty

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198737407
eISBN:
9780191800788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737407.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In contrast to prevailing views Alexander Gerschenkron understood the development of backward countries as a contextual process that varied from country to country depending on which perquisites were ... More


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