1st Edition

The Political Economy Of Development Finance
Public Sector Expansion And Economic Development In Jamaica

ISBN 9780367310363
Published November 9, 2020 by Routledge
208 Pages

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Book Description

This book identifies an explanation of why the Jamaican Democratic Socialist experiment under Michael Manley in the 1970s appeared to have failed. It provides an analysis of income, revenue and public finances in Jamaica.

Table of Contents

Preface -- Introduction -- Collection Costs and the Structure of Taxation -- The Financing of Public Expenditures -- Patterns of Savings and Investment -- Trade, Investments and the Distribution of Income -- Public Expansion and Economic Growth -- Summary and Concluding Reflections

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Anders Danielson