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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 539–560.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Maria Bach; Mary S. Morgan This article examines how the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) redefined their idea of development over the two decades from 1990, no longer presenting it as only a matter of economic progress but instead focusing more on the problem of poverty and its reduction...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (5): 895–924.
Published: 01 October 2020
... (“conversion”) could lead to a serious economic depression. The focus here is on a United Nations Consultative Group which had the remit of estimating the economic and social consequences of global disarmament. Using information from documents of the time, substantially supplemented with personal commentaries...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 193–210.
Published: 01 December 2018
... relatively simple to relatively complex measurement systems. This article charts these changes using both the oral interview histories and retrospective book accounts given by those involved with the United Nations Development Programme and offers an analysis of their “political economy of numbers...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (2): 249–270.
Published: 01 June 2009
... trips to the same country in December 1951 and December 1956: the fi rst one under the auspices of the United Nations Korean Reconstruc- tion Agency, and the second one at the invitation of the Bank of Korea. Bloomfi eld also participated in two U.S. government missions to Indo- china in the spring...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (4): 537–574.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of Wealth and Income Estimates for Price Changes .” In Studies in Income and Wealth, Vol. 2, edited by the Conference on Research in National Income and Wealth , 85 – 135 . New York : NBER . Denison Edward . 1962 . The Sources of Economic Growth in the United States and the Alternatives...
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History of Political Economy (2015) 47 (1): 185–199.
Published: 01 March 2015
... of Vaughan for the United States may have delayed the publication of the Turgot-Smith 1801 edition. We should mention a copy, described by an antiquarian bookseller, Mr. Dieter Stecher (item 61 of his list 2/2009), of a 1791 Basel edition of The Wealth of Nations, which includes the sheets...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 137–165.
Published: 01 December 2013
...-twentieth-century intellectual life in the United States as a prominent figure in the world of journalism— both as a literary critic and as an economist—and his influence extended to the discipline of economics where his work commanded the attention of professional economists. In his editorial writings...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 53–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
... line, they proved to be less powerful when poverty gained national and political attention. Paradoxically, the War on Poverty was a pyrrhic victory for this generation of experts, who tried to reinvigorate the liberal social contract of the postwar years in the United States. Poverty in Cold War...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 41–58.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Stephen Meardon Since its founding, especially before the late nineteenth-century closing of its frontier, the United States has been a laboratory for the creation and application of theories of economic development. A salient tradition in American economic thought has held, first, that Americans...
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History of Political Economy (2003) 35 (3): 437–467.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... Raúl Prebisch acerca de los anteproyectos sobre Banco Central y bancos. Revista de hacienda 13.28 : 146 -78. ____. 1950 . The Economic Development of Latin America and Its Principal Problems . UN document no. E/CN.12/89/Rev.1. Lake Success, N.Y.: United Nations. ____. 1959 . Commercial...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 253–276.
Published: 01 December 2019
... . Finland : World Institute for Development Economics Research, United Nations University . Babb Sarah L. 2001 . Managing Mexico: Economists from Nationalism to Neo-Liberalism . Princeton : Princeton University Press . Babb Sarah L. 2005 . “ The Social Consequences of Structural...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 401–403.
Published: 01 December 1996
... Common Market Secretariat in Central America SSRC Social Science Research Council (USA) UFRJ Federal University of Rio de Janeiro UNCTAD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development UNDP United Nations Development Program UNICAMP State...
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History of Political Economy (1994) 26 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 1994
.... Sunkel , Osvaldo . 1960 . Inflation in Chile: An Unorthodox Approach International Economic Papers 10 : 107 -31. United Nations. 1957 . The Selective Expansion of Agricultural Production in Latin America. Joint Report of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Food and Agriculture...
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History of Political Economy (1970) 2 (2): 284–315.
Published: 01 June 1970
... reconstruction activi- ties, to promote the development of underdeveloped nations, and to meet the statistical requirements of the United Nations and other international agencies that sprang up after World War 11. Progress was also furthered by the development begun in the 1930s of macro- economic...
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History of Political Economy (2001) 33 (Suppl_1): 213–234.
Published: 01 December 2001
...) provides a comprehensive discussion of the evolution of the national accounts that shows how the history of national accounts Correspondence may be addressed to Flavio Comim, St. Edmund’s College, Cambridge CB3 0BN, United Kingdom. I am especially grateful to Mary Morgan for her useful comments...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 357–363.
Published: 01 December 1996
... have been in the driver’s seat. I11 International economic institutions, including the various United Nations agencies and the GATT as well as the IMF and the World Bank, have had key roles in the spread of economic ideas and methods. What is unique about the post- 1945...
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History of Political Economy 27–52.
Published: 26 August 2021
... ( supplement ): 97 – 113 . United Nations . 1951 . Measures for the Economic Development of Under-Developed Countries . New York : United Nations Department of Economic Affairs . ADVANCE PUBLICATION Statistical Parables: Agricultural Economists, Development Discourse, and Paths to Modernization...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (2): 277–330.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Development 10 : 523 – 29 . Cardoso E. 1981 . “ Food Supply and Inflation .” Journal of Development Economics 8 : 269 – 84 . CEPAL (United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America) . 1954 . “ The Monetary Situation .” In Economic Survey of Latin America 1953 . New York : United...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 211–224.
Published: 01 December 1996
.... Polak Introduction The immediate postwar years saw the emergence of a large number of international organizations whose activities were entirely or to an im- portant extent devoted to economic matters. These included the United Nations and its early regional economic commissions...
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History of Political Economy (1995) 27 (Supplement): 87–91.
Published: 01 December 1995
... in the European Economy . Geneva: United Nations. Comment D. E. Moggridge I should like to thank Jim Tomlinson for putting a large number of balls into the air. Indeed, there are so many that I could not hope to catch, much less examine, all of them in the space available for this comment...