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The Rocky Road to Reform: Adjustment, Income Distribution, and Growth in the Developing World
The Rocky Road to Reform: Adjustment, Income Distribution, and Growth in the Developing World
Edited by Lance Taylor
MIT Press, 1993, 506 pp
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A moderately structuralist examination, within a common analytical framework, of economic developments in 17 developing countries, focusing on the 1980s, with special attention to fiscal policies. Much information, many numbers on the countries covered, each in separate chapters, with an overview by the editor.