IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/a/cai/rtmarc/rtm_208_0121.html
   My bibliography  Save this article

La montée de la « Chindiafrique » et le pionnier du développement A. O. Hirschman

Author

Listed:
  • Jean-Joseph Boillot

Abstract

In this article, the rise of China and India is analyzed over a long period under the Hirschman approach of economic development. His categories of passions and interest, of linkages effects, of private happiness and public action, of imbalances, and especially of non-linearity of development appear very fruitful for understanding the trajectory of « Chindia » since the 1950s. They can therefore be used to analyze the pending issue of the African takeoff and to highlight in particular the coming structural changes as a result of a demographic and political transition already seen in China and India. Nevertheless, the main teaching of Hirschman remains valid: the development processes are far too complex to be forecast and require a lot of modesty in any prospective.

Suggested Citation

  • Jean-Joseph Boillot, 2011. "La montée de la « Chindiafrique » et le pionnier du développement A. O. Hirschman," Revue Tiers-Monde, Armand Colin, vol. 0(4), pages 121-138.
  • Handle: RePEc:cai:rtmarc:rtm_208_0121
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    File URL: http://www.cairn.info/load_pdf.php?ID_ARTICLE=RTM_208_0121
    Download Restriction: free

    File URL: http://www.cairn.info/revue-tiers-monde-2011-4-page-121.htm
    Download Restriction: free

    References listed on IDEAS

    as
    1. Isabel Günther & Mohamed Ali Marouani & Marc Raffinot, 2006. "La croissance est-elle pro-pauvres au Mali ?," Working Papers DT/2006/15, DIAL (Développement, Institutions et Mondialisation).
    2. Marc Raffinot, 2010. "L'appropriation (ownership) des politiques de développement : de la théorie à la pratique," Mondes en développement, De Boeck Université, vol. 0(1), pages 87-104.
    3. Johnson, J.H. & Wasty, S.S., 1993. "Borrower Ownership of Adjustment Programs and the Political Economy of Reform," World Bank - Discussion Papers 199, World Bank.
    Full references (including those not matched with items on IDEAS)

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:cai:rtmarc:rtm_208_0121. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Jean-Baptiste de Vathaire). General contact details of provider: http://www.cairn.info/revue-tiers-monde.htm .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.