AbstractThis United Nations Policy Note on Financial Policies provides practical guidance on how to operationalize alternative equitable and employment-generating financial policies in National Development Strategies. This Policy Note has been developed in cooperation with UN agencies, and has been officially reviewed by distinguished academics/ development specialists such as Jose Antonio Ocampo, Jomo K.S. and Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by United Nations, Department of Economics and Social Affairs in its series Policy Notes with number 3.
Length: 52 pages
Date of creation: Jul 2007
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financial policies; development planning;
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- O1 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development
- O2 - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth - - Development Planning and Policy
- G0 - Financial Economics - - General
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