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Author Bello, Walden F.

Title Dark victory : the United States and global poverty / Walden Bello with Shea Cunningham and Bill Rau ; foreword by Susan George
Edition Second edition
Published London : Pluto Press ; Oakland, Calif. : Food First ; Amsterdam : Transnational Institute, 1999

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 W'PONDS  337.73 Bel/Dvt 1999  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 162 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Series Transnational Institute series
Transnational Institute series.
Contents Foreword / Susan George -- 1. Introduction: the Great Reversal -- 2. Challenge from the South -- 3. Liberalism and Containment -- 4. Reaganism and Rollback -- 5. Adjustment: the Record -- 6. Adjustment: the Costs -- 7. Adjustment: the Outcome -- 8. Resubordinating the NICs -- 9. Adjusting America -- 10. Dark Victory -- 11. The Battle for the 21st Century -- 12. Epilogue: The Asian Economic Implosion -- App.: Table 1. IMF and World Bank Stabilization and Structural Adjustment Loans, 1980-1991 -- App.: Table 2. Rates of Poverty and Indigence in Selected Latin American Countries -- App.: Table 3. External Accounts of Selected Third World Countries, 1982 and 1991 -- App.: Table 4. Voluntary Export Restraints and Related Measures Imposed by the US, 1980-1991 -- App.: Table 5. Shares of US Family Income Going to Various Fifths, and to Top 5% 1973-1991 -- App.: Table 6. Changes in Distribution of US Net Worth, 1962-1989
Notes First published : London : Pluto Press in association with the Institute for Food and Development Policy (Food First) and with the Transnational Institute (TNI), 1994
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject International Monetary Fund -- Developing countries.
World Bank -- Developing countries.
Economic history -- 1971-1990.
Poverty -- Developing countries.
Structural adjustment (Economic policy) -- Developing countries.
Supply-side economics -- United States.
Developing countries -- Foreign economic relations -- United States.
United States -- Economic policy -- 1981-1993.
United States -- Foreign economic relations -- Developing countries.
Author Cunningham, Shea, 1968-
Rau, Bill.
Institute for Food and Development Policy (Oakland, Calif.)
LC no. 98047956
ISBN 0745314619 (Pluto Press, pbk.)
074531466X
0935028765