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The Elusive Quest for Growth in Argentina

by Daniel Chudnovsky

  • 230 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Development economics,
  • Development studies,
  • Contemporary Economic Situations And Conditions,
  • South America - History,
  • History,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • History: World,
  • Argentina,
  • Economic History,
  • International - Economics,
  • Business & Economics / Infrastructure,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Latin America - South America

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400969M
    ISBN 101403977895
    ISBN 109781403977892

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The Elusive Quest for Growth in Argentina by D. Chudnovsky (Author), A. López (Author) ISBN Cited by: This book explores a big puzzle in development economics - why Argentina, despite rich natural resources and ample human capital, has endured such poor growth performance.

The authors use rigorous economic analysis and an institutional and historical approach to show what went wrong, in a timely contribution to the sustainable development debate.

Despite its unusually rich availability of natural resources and ample base of human capital, in the last forty years Argentina suffered a poor growth performance in any cross-country comparison. Chudnovsky and López's analysis includes two episodes of growth in and in that proved to be finally unsustainable, as well as the crisis, the most severe in the country's.

From one of the world’s best-known development economists—an excoriating attack on the tragic hubris of the West’s efforts to improve the lot The Elusive Quest for Growth in Argentina book the so-called developing world In his previous book, The Elusive Quest for Growth, William Easterly criticized the utter ineffectiveness of Western organizations to mitigate global poverty, and he was promptly fired by his then-employer, the World Bank.

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While The Elusive Quest for Growth was a good read it was not as punchy as The White Man's Burden. The author seemed to think that the words `tropical' and Third World were synonymous. There were too many economic models and not enough humanity in the pages; the book seemed half-cooked.

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Title. HCP6 E17 ’’4-dc21 Missing: Argentina. pages This observation is the launching point for William Easterly's captivating book The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics.

Following mainly an institutional and historical approach, but also employing rigorous economic analysis, this book offers a timely contribution to one of the big puzzles in the field of development Elusive Quest for Growth in Argentina (Hardcover).

The Paperback of the The Elusive Quest for Growth in Argentina by D. Chudnovsky, A. López | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : The Elusive Quest for Growth () by William Easterly is an excellent account of the difficulties of economic development.

Easterly looks at various aid programs and how they have not succeeded. He believes this is fundamentally because they ignored the basic economic truth that 4/5.

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Book Review The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics By William Easterly. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, Pp. xiii, $ According to Robert Lucas (, p. 3), the problem of economic development is at one levelMissing: Argentina. Description: From one of the world’s best-known development economists—an excoriating attack on the tragic hubris of the West’s efforts to improve the lot of the so-called developing world In his previous book, The Elusive Quest for Growth, William Easterly criticized the utter ineffectiveness of Western organizations to mitigate global poverty, and he was promptly fired by his then-employer, the World.

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Easterly William Easterly is the author of The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics (MIT Press, ) and The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good.

He is Professor of Economics at New York University (Joint with Africa House), Codirector of NYU's Development Research Missing: Argentina. William Easterly's The Elusive Quest for Growth - Chapter 1 William Easterly goes about presenting the reader with a bleak but realistic view of poverty in the poorest of nations.

He demonstrates that a significant gap exists between the richest 20% of the world and the poorest 20% (from now on I will refer to the bottom 20% simply as poor or Missing: Argentina. This book explores a big puzzle in development economics – why Argentina, despite rich natural resources and ample human capital, has endured such poor growth performance.

The authors use rigorous economic analysis and an institutional and historical approach to show what went wrong, in a timely contribution to the sustainable development debate. William Easterly is the author of The Elusive Quest for Growth: Economists' Adventures and Misadventures in the Tropics (MIT Press, ) and The White Man's Burden: Why the West's Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good.

He is Professor of Economics at New York University (Joint with Africa House), Codirector of NYU's Development Research Institute, Brand: MIT Press.In his book The Elusive Quest for Growth, development economist William Easterly discusses the relationship between foreign aid and investment in poor countries.

He posits that to establish the effectiveness of aid in promoting investment, two tests should be passed: First, there should be a positive statistical association between aid and.Review of Easterly’s The Elusive Quest for Growth Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Economic Literature 40(3) February with Reads How we measure 'reads'.