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Growth, Structural Change and Inequality The Experience of Thailand

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  • Sarntisart, I.

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The impressive economic growth record of Thailand before 1997 was dominated by the increasing importance of modern industrialization, as well as the expansion of other sectors. This occured at the expense of agriculture, which accounts for the largest employment pool.

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  • Sarntisart, I., 2000. "Growth, Structural Change and Inequality The Experience of Thailand," Research Paper 207, World Institute for Development Economics Research.
  • Handle: RePEc:fth:wodeec:207
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    Keywords

    ECONOMIC GROWTH ; INDUSTRIALIZATION ; AGRICULTURE;

    JEL classification:

    • N1 - Economic History - - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Industrial Structure; Growth; Fluctuations
    • N3 - Economic History - - Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy

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