Growth, Debt, And Politics: Economic Adjustment And The Political Performance Of Developing Countries, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Growth, Debt, And Politics

Economic Adjustment And The Political Performance Of Developing Countries, 1st Edition

By Lewis W. Snider

Routledge

242 pages

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Description

This book addresses the question of how political capacity of the government of a developing country affects its ability to implement structural adjustments in its economy in response to external pressures. It builds on the inductive foundation of comparative case studies and speculative insights.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: The Political Crisis of Economic Adjustment 2. Comparing the Political Strength of Nations 3. Institutional Credibility and the Political Costs of Market Transactions 4. Political Regime and Economic Adjustment: Can the Democracies Do It Better? 5. After Primary Import Substitution: Political Capacity and the Choice of Follow-on Industrialization Strategies 6. Economic Orthodoxy and Political Power 7. Conclusions

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General