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Development Strategies Reconsidered

Development Strategies Reconsidered

Edited by John P. Lewis and Valeriana Kallab

Transaction Books/ Washington: Overseas Development Council, 1986, 190 pp.

One of our best development thinkers leads a good group of analysts through inquiries that focus largely on the "new orthodoxy" which emphasizes outward-looking and mostly neoclassical development strategies. This is a valuable exercise at a time when urgent issues, such as debts and the instability of governments, divert attention from the inescapable problems of defining and pursuing development.