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Strategies for Success in Human Development

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  • Ranis, G.
  • Stewart, F.

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This paper analyzes the various policy dimensions which have contributed to successful human development (HD) performance in developing countries over the past three decades. We identify the four best HD performers in each of the regions, taking their level of life expectancy and infant mortality, as well as improvements in these dimensions over time, as the indicators.

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Paper provided by Yale - Economic Growth Center in its series Papers with number 808.

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Length: 31 pages
Date of creation: 2000
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Handle: RePEc:fth:yalegr:808

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Keywords: SOCIAL WELFARE ; DEVELOPING COUNTRIES;

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