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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (2): 395–400.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... Mason, Edward S., and Robert E. Asher. 1973 . The World Bank since Bretton Woods. Washington, D.C.:Brookings Institution. Streeten, Paul. ca 1981 . First Things First: Meeting Basic Human Needs in the Developing Countries. New York: Oxford University Press. HOPE 32.2-08.BookReviews 5/10/00...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 225–244.
Published: 01 December 1996
... . Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press. Balassa , B. , et al. 1982 . Development Strategies in Semi-Industrial Countries . Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press. Baranson , Jack . 1969 . Automotive Industries in Developing Countries . World Bank Staff Occasional Papers...
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History of Political Economy (2019) 51 (S1): 253–276.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Johanna Bockman In 1980 the World Bank extended its first structural adjustment loans. Scholars and activists have argued that structural adjustment policies, and the neoclassical economics that legitimates them, destroyed Keynesianism, developmentalism, and socialism. In contrast to the view...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (suppl_1): 226–238.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Neil De Marchi Economists in the 1950s differed on “backwardness” and how best to intervene. World Bank economists favored planning, but one dissenter, Albert Hirschman, held the conviction that the basis for success lay in a desire for change and the will to face down difficulties. In 1959...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (Suppl_1): 221–240.
Published: 01 December 2009
... development economics at the World Bank were driven as much by the theory of trade distortions as by the revival of interest in growth models and growth accounting. Copyright 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 I am most grateful to Mauro Boianovsky, John Knight, and Adrian Wood for comments...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 561–587.
Published: 01 June 2020
... conducted in Washington, DC, Brasilia, and São Paulo among think tanks, governmental sectors, the World Bank, and market research institutes. By foregrounding the workings of a transnational network of experts, I chronicle how the middle-class language traversed circuits of science, policymaking, and market...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 76–93.
Published: 01 December 2018
... mandate. In the immediate aftermath of World War I, Sun proposed the creation of an “International Development Organization” that could channel foreign capital to China in a manner that better respected the will of the Chinese people than private financiers had done. He also advanced arguments about why...
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History of Political Economy (2017) 49 (Supplement): 264–291.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., 40125, Bologna, Italy; e-mail: michele.alacevich@unibo.it . Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 development economics history of development World Bank Hollis Chenery applied economics References Adelman Irma . 1974 . “ On the State of Development Economics...
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History of Political Economy (2013) 45 (1): 39–59.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Klas Fregert Unlike Knut Wicksell, Eli Heckscher did not believe the time had arrived for “managed money” to replace the gold standard after World War I. The war had shown that only a gold standard could bind the central bank to a time-consistent policy with reasonable price stability. Heckscher...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (1): 57–88.
Published: 01 March 2009
... three-curve A-B-C chart, which rendered business fluctuations as the ebb and flow of speculation (A), business (B), and banking (C). The service was directed by C. J. Bullock, who promoted Harvard's forecasting service around the world by forming collaborative agreements with John Maynard Keynes, Lucien...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (3): 539–560.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Richard Stewart Frances . eds 1987 . Adjustment with a Human Face . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Felice William . 1997 . “ The Copenhagen Summit: A Victory for the World Bank? ” Social Justice 24 , no. 1 : 107 – 19 . Granzow Sandra . 2000 . Our Dream: A World Free...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 405–421.
Published: 01 December 1996
... Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 Index Acharya, Shankar, 87 “Are American Economists Better?’ Africa, World Bank and, 233 (Sargent), 35-36 Agricultural research, 236 Argentina: academic institutions in, Ahluwalia, Montek Singh, 87...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (2): 275–306.
Published: 01 April 2020
... . Worldly Philosopher: The Odyssey of Albert O. Hirschman . Princeton : Princeton University Press . Alacevich Michele . 2004 . “ Early Development Economics Debates Revisited .” Policy Research Working Paper; No. 4441 . World Bank , Washington, DC . Alacevich Michele . 2009...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 303–322.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of Low- and High-Caste Men in Rural India .” World Bank, manuscript . Bruner Jerome . 1990 . Acts of Meaning . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press . Camerer Colin F. 2005 . “ Comments on ‘Development Economics through the Lens of Psychology’ by Sendhil Mullainathan...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 401–403.
Published: 01 December 1996
... European Development Institute (World Bank) EMU European Monetary Union EPA Economic Planning Agency (Japan) EPGE Getulio Vargas Foundation in Rio de Janeiro ERR Economic Rate of Return ESCOLATINA University of Chile, International Graduate Program...
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History of Political Economy (1996) 28 (Supplement): 357–363.
Published: 01 December 1996
... Clark. In the same vein, by 1945 a “New Economics” had emerged-the Keynesian Revolution-and it, too, had become internationalized. The economists who gathered at Bretton Woods to create the IMF and the World Bank, the Europeans as well as the Americans, were all Keyne- sians and had...
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History of Political Economy (2021) 53 (5): 857–892.
Published: 01 October 2021
... . Michele.alacevich@gmail.com Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 Paul Rosenstein-Rodan development economics modernization theory development and dictatorships Cold War social sciences References Alacevich Michele . 2009 . The Political Economy of the World Bank: The Early...
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History of Political Economy (2014) 46 (4): 698–703.
Published: 01 November 2014
... . The Political Economy of the World Bank: The Early Years. Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press and the World Bank . Barber William J. 1996 . “ Postwar Changes in American Graduate Education in Economics. ” In Coats 1996 , 12 – 30 . Coats A. W. , ed. 1981 . Economists...
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History of Political Economy (2018) 50 (S1): 211–230.
Published: 01 December 2018
.... Seers D. , 59 – 77 . New York : Oxford University Press for the World Bank . Fogel R. W. 1989 . “ Afterword: Some Notes on the Scientific Methods of Simon Kuznets .” In Economic Development, the Family, and Income Distribution: Selected Essays , by Kuznets Simon , 434 – 36...
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History of Political Economy (1997) 29 (3): 413–443.
Published: 01 September 1997
... and Technological Change? Working paper no. 279, World Bank, Washington, D.C. Romer , Paul . 1992 . Two Strategies for Economic Development: Using Ideas and Producing Ideas In Proceedings of the World Bank Annual Conference on Development Economics , edited by Lawrence H. Summers and Shekhar Shah...