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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 (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 (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 (2018) 50 (S1): 1–14.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Craig N. 2006 . The United Nations Development Programme: A Better Way? New York : Cambridge University Press . Myrdal Gunnar . 1968 . Asian Drama: An Inquiry into the Poverty of Nations . 3 vols . New York : Twentieth Century Fund . Oman Charles P. Wignaraja Ganeshan...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (4): 537–574.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., if only in passing, between 1930 and 1950 (e.g., Schultz 1932, 1941). Around 1950, he began a research program intended to explain the historical emergence of large and persis- tent differences in average incomes across different agricultural areas of the United States. One source...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 17–38.
Published: 01 December 2018
... and External Dependence in Latin America .” Journal of Development Studies 61 : 23 – 48 . Turnham David . 1971 . The Employment Problem in Less Developed Countries: A Review of the Evidence . Paris : OECD . United Nations Development Programme . 1990 . Human Development Report 1990...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 405–421.
Published: 01 December 1996
... American, 360 280-8 1 United Nations Development Program Teijeiro, Mario, 3 10 (UNDP), 326; India and, 85, 87 Textbooks, economics: American, 70; United States: Korean economics and Australian, 68-70 rehashing of American academic...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (suppl_1): 220–253.
Published: 01 December 2013
... as in state economic and statistical agencies and international agencies ranging from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development to the United Nations Development Programme (Afsa et al. 2009). In their report, Afsa et al. (2009) compile information on thirty extant indexes, but note...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (4): 801–808.
Published: 01 August 2020
... approaches of Nussbaum and Sen has [sic] inspired the creation of the United Nations Development Programmes s Human Develop- ment Index, which has become a tool of contemporary political economy, it is clear that Nussbaum and Sen s theories are theories of political economy. That further supports my argument...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 413–434.
Published: 01 June 2020
..., as is the case with the social indicators movement, which initiated ve decades 420 History of Political Economy 52:3 (2020) of attempts to quantify and compare levels of life and well-being (Land and Michalos 2018). In this issue, Bach and Morgan use the case of the United Nations Development Program s...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 561–587.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of Bolsa Família (family grant) Brazil s most success- ful conditional cash transfer program and several other social policies, he published two edited volumes bringing together experts from the World Bank, the United Nations Development Program, ECLAC, Princeton, 568 History of Political Economy 52:3...
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History of Political Economy (1978) 10 (4): 509–524.
Published: 01 November 1978
... Doctrines of John Maynard Keynes (New York, 1938) pp. 15-27. . “Testimony.” U.S. Cong., 76th Cong., 1st Sess. Temporary National Economic Committee. Hearings Part 9 (1939): 3520-38. -. The Basis of a Development Program for Colombia. Baltimore, 1950. -. Unpublished Memoir...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 184–207.
Published: 01 December 1996
... in the monetary area and in exchange; the BNDE (National Eco- nomic and Social Development Bank), and the CFCE (Federal Council for Foreign Trade) (Loureiro 1992). Since the 1970s, university courses, in particular graduate programs, have become the principal mechanism for training specialists...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (5): 893–924.
Published: 01 October 2021
... Authority Program a pioneer- ing experiment in regional economic development inaugurated as part of Franklin Delano Roosevelt s New Deal. As noted by a Brazilian newspa- per, this would be the first time a foreign dignitary went beyond the New York Washington axis to visit the heartland of the United States...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 253–276.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., and living standards. Soon after, the United Nations (1950) formed an expert commit- tee on how to attain full employment. Along with domestic measures, the committee recommended a meeting of the governments of interested countries in order to develop a joint programme designed to establish, at a reasonably...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (S1): 191–217.
Published: 01 December 2020
... that policymakers could use the simulation program for the purpose of socioeconomic engineering, for example, to decide which wage policies would ef ciently reduce gender-wage gaps or to esti- mate the future caseload of welfare programs. Eventually, microsimula- tion developed from a product of Orcutt s dream...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 279–300.
Published: 01 December 1996
... institutional task. l8 ECLA’s pub- lications, including a scholarly journal, were distributed widely. Special attention and resources were devoted to the education of Latin Ameri- can economist ECLA training program was initiated in 1953, when no texts on economic development...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (S1): 285–310.
Published: 01 December 1991
... program was to be set up to relieve the economic and social distress upon which communism fed. Taylor (143-44) argues that the goal of the Point Four program adumbrated Rostow's "stages," by recognizing that necessary conditions must be met before a developing nation can efficiently utilize large amounts...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (1): 83–117.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., it was reinterpreted and incorporated into the fiscal program of the American political coalition supporting the New Deal, especially by the Committee for Economic Development. In the 1960s, Keynesian economists associated with the Kennedy and Johnson administrations reformulated yet again the notion. Drawing...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (Suppl_1): 53–76.
Published: 01 December 2010
... and Deprivation in the United States: The Plight of Two-Fifths of a Nation . Washington, D.C. Council of Economic Advisers (CEA). 1963a . Staff Memorandum, Program for a Concerted Assault on Poverty , 29 October , folder 9, box 193. In Cohen Papers. ———. 1963b . Memo from the chairman of the CEA...