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Development connections : unveiling the impact of new information technologies / Alberto Chong, editor.

Publication:
New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xxvii, 324 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Edition:
1st ed
Series:
Development in the Americas.
Development in the Americas
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Subjects:
Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Latin America.
Information technology -- Economic aspects -- Caribbean Area.
Economic development -- Latin America.
Economic development -- Caribbean Area.
Contents:
A field of dreams or a dream come true?
The region's place in the digital world: a tale of three divides
Banking on technology for financial inclusion
Rewiring institutions
Tech fever in the health sector
Computers in schools: why governments should do their homework
Help or hindrance? ICT's impact on the environment
Development.com: using ICTs to escape poverty?
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283-312] and index.
Contributor:
Chong, Alberto.
Inter-American Development Bank.
ISBN:
9780230111936
0230111939
9780230111943 (pbk.)
0230111947 (pbk.)
OCLC:
657599543