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The roots of development theory

In: Handbook of Development Economics


  • Arthur Lewis, W.


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  • Arthur Lewis, W., 1988. "The roots of development theory," Handbook of Development Economics,in: Hollis Chenery & T.N. Srinivasan (ed.), Handbook of Development Economics, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 2, pages 27-37 Elsevier.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:devchp:1-02

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    10. Perala, Maiju, 2003. "'Looking at the Other Side of the Coin': The Relationship between Classical Growth and Early Development Theories," WIDER Working Paper Series 038, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
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    12. Mupimpila, Christopher, 1989. "Government size and economic growth: the case of Zambia," ISU General Staff Papers 1989010108000018141, Iowa State University, Department of Economics.
    13. Breisinger, Clemens & Diao, Xinshen, 2008. "Economic transformation in theory and practice: What are the messages for Africa?," IFPRI discussion papers 797, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

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    JEL classification:

    • O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration


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