Federalism and economic growth in underdeveloped countries

By Ursula Hicks

© 2011 – Routledge

182 pages

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About the Book

First published in 1961, this reissue is based upon the proceedings of a working party conference held at Exeter in September 1959 and deals with the experiences of older federations, the constraints of the traditional social order, the stark economic needs of the contemporary economic situation, and the political ambitions of the newly-independent countries.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Political Implications of Federalism in New States 3. The Nature and Basis of Economic Growth 4. The Role of Fiscal and Monetary Policy 5. Intergovernmental Financial Revelations in New Federations 6. Epilogue

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS068000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development / Economic Development
BUS072000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development / Sustainable Development
BUS092000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development / General
REF000000
REFERENCE / General