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Natural Resources : Neither Curse nor Destiny

  • Daniel Lederman
  • William F. Maloney

This volume studies the role of natural resources in development and economic diversification. It brings together a variety of analytical perspectives, ranging from econometric analyses of economic growth to historical studies of successful development experiences in countries with abundant natural resources.

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This book is provided by The World Bank in its series World Bank Publications with number 7183 and published in 2007.
ISBN: 978-0-8213-6545-8
Handle: RePEc:wbk:wbpubs:7183
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