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Author World Bank Conference on Development Economics--Regional (18th, St. Petersburg, Russia : 2006)

Title Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics Regional 2007 : beyond transition / edited by François Bourguignon and Boris Pleskovic
Published Washington, D.C. : World Bank, ©2007


Description 1 online resource (vi, 373 pages) : illustrations
Series Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics--regional, 1020-4407
Annual World Bank Conference on Development Economics--regional
Contents Dynamics of institutions, development, and elites -- The Eurasian growth paradox -- The transition of economics: the cases of Israel and Russia -- Interaction of political and economic transition -- Growth after transition: is rising inequality inevitable? -- Economic space -- Governance -- Judicial foundations of a market system
Summary This annual conference is a global gathering of the world's leading scholars and practitioners. Among the attendees are participants from developing countries, think tanks, NGOs, and international institutions. The papers included in this book concern issues such as:-inequality and growth in transition; -trade liberalization, inequality and poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean; -can economic policy overcome geographic disadvantage in Eastern Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States; and -patterns of spatial convergence and divergence in India and China
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject World Bank.
SUBJECT World Bank fast
Subject Economic development.
Economic policy.
economic development.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Economic Policy.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Government & Business.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Development -- Economic Development.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Development -- Business Development.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Structural Adjustment.
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Development -- General.
Economic development
Economic policy
Países em desenvolvimento (condições econômicas;congressos)
Política econômica.
Política e governo.
Form Electronic book
Author Bourguignon, François
Pleskovic, Boris
ISBN 9780821368442