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The Political Economy of Capabilities Accumulation: The Past and Future of Policies for Industrial Development

Mario Cimoli, Giovanni Dosi, and Joseph E. Stiglitz

in Industrial Policy and Development: The Political Economy of Capabilities Accumulation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199235261
eISBN:
9780191715617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235261.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This introductory chapter lays out the premise for the rest of the book and suggests that industrial policies have been a fundamental ingredient of all development processes. The notion of ... More


Ouvrières, Werksters, and Élites in the Fin de Siècle

Patricia Penn Hilden

in Women, Work, and Politics: Belgium 1830-1914

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198228837
eISBN:
9780191678837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198228837.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the spread of female industrial labour in Belgium during the later part of the 19th century. It describes employment of women in many new occupations that became available as ... More


Introduction: Industrial Cowboys in the Far West

David Igler

in Industrial Cowboys: Miller & Lux and the Transformation of the Far West, 1850-1920

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520226586
eISBN:
9780520938939
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520226586.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter discusses the influence of Miller and Lux within the region's industrial transformation, explaining that the Far West which emerged after the 1849 gold rush featured an instant market ... More


East Asian Development in the New Global Economy

Henry Wai-chung Yeung

in Strategic Coupling: East Asian Industrial Transformation in the New Global Economy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9781501702556
eISBN:
9781501704277
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501702556.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This introductory chapter uses strategic coupling as an argument for a recasting of the dominant state-centric view of industrial transformation in South Korea, Taiwan, and Singapore. As a midrange ... More


Forging Global Fordism: Nazi Germany, Soviet Russia, and the Contest over the Industrial Order

Stefan J. Link

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691177540
eISBN:
9780691207988
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691177540.001.0001
Subject:
History, Russian and Former Soviet Union History

As the United States rose to ascendancy in the first decades of the twentieth century, observers abroad associated American economic power most directly with its burgeoning automobile industry. In ... More


Transition Paths: Assessing Conditions and Alternatives

Staffan Laestadius

in The Triple Challenge for Europe: Economic Development, Climate Change, and Governance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198747413
eISBN:
9780191809750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198747413.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter analyses the conditions for a way out from the current European crisis characterized on the one hand by persistent high unemployment, and on the other hand by GHG emissions several times ... More


The Evolution of Industry in Uganda

Isaac Shinyekwa, Julius Kiiza, Eria Hisali, and Marios Obwona

in Manufacturing Transformation: Comparative Studies of Industrial Development in Africa and Emerging Asia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198776987
eISBN:
9780191822896
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198776987.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Uganda obtained independence from Britain in 1962, emerging as a poor agrarian economy dominated by agriculture. After a decade of economic and political stability, in 1971 Idi Amin led a military ... More


Widening the Options: Implications for Public Policy

Richard Newfarmer, John Page, and Finn Tarp

in Industries without Smokestacks: Industrialization in Africa Reconsidered

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198821885
eISBN:
9780191861017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198821885.003.0020
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Structural change is taking place in Africa at a pace and with a pattern distinct from the historical experience of today’s industrialized countries. These differences reflect technological change, a ... More


Classical Marxism and welfare: Karl Marx (1818–83) Frederick Engels (1820–95)

Vic George

in Major thinkers in welfare: Contemporary issues in historical perspective

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847427069
eISBN:
9781447302728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427069.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter examines the arrival of classical Marxism in northern Europe, which reflected the industrial transformation and rise in power and size of the working class. It looks at Marx and Engels' ... More


Economic, political, and social transformation in Brazil: A study in disorderly progress

Sunil Tankha

in Handbook of BRICS and Emerging Economies

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198827535
eISBN:
9780191866395
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827535.003.0041
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Brazil’s current economic and political crises are not merely manifestations of corruption and economic mismanagement but are a persistent feature of the country’s economic, political, and social ... More


State-Firm Coordination and Upgrading: Reaching the Efficiency Frontier in Skill-, Capital-, and Knowledge-Intensive Industries in Spain and South Korea

Angela Garcia Calvo

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198864561
eISBN:
9780191896606
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864561.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Political Economy

Since the 1980s, Spain and South Korea have experienced a dramatic transformation from middle-income to advanced economies. How did Spain and South Korea upgrade? While market liberalization and ... More


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