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Politics or markets? : essays on Haitian underdevelopment / Mats Lundahl.

Author/Creator:
Lundahl, Mats, 1946, author.
Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 1992.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (484 p.)
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Subjects:
Haiti -- Economic policy.
Haiti -- Politics and government.
Haiti -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Politics or Markets? provides a thorough analysis, from an historical perspective, of how political and economic factors have contributed to the present state of underdevelopment in Haiti.
Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Preface; INTRODUCTION; THE ROOTS OF HAITIAN UNDERDEVELOPMENT; UNDERDEVELOPMENT IN HAITI: SOME RECENT CONTRIBUTIONS; INTERPRETATIONS OF HAITI, OLD AND NEW; PATTERNS AND PROSPECTS OF HAITIAN PRIMARY EXPORTS; HAITIAN COFFEE MARKETING REVISITED; THE STRUCTURE OF LANDOWNERSHIP IN HAITIAND THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: CAUSES AND CONSEQUENCES; TOUSSAINT L'OUVERTURE AND THE WAR ECONOMY OF SAINT-DOMINGUE, 1796 1802; DEFENSE AND DISTRIBUTION: AGRICULTURAL POLICY IN HAITI DURING THE REIGN OF JEAN-JACQUES DESSALINES, 1804 1806
THE ATTRACTION OF EXTRACTION: THREE CASES OF STATE VERSUS PEASANTRYGOVERNMENT AND INEFFICIENCY IN THE HAITIAN ECONOMY: THE NINETEENTH CENTURY LEGACY; PAPA DOC: INNOVATOR IN THE PREDATORY STATE; THE STATE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN HAITI AND THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC; HISTORY AS AN OBSTACLE TO CHANGE: THE CASE OF HAITI; SOME MECHANISMS OF PROTEST IN HAITI; FROM THE COLONIAL PERIOD TO THE END OF THE AMERICAN OCCUPATION; THE RISE AND FALL OF THE HAITIAN LABOR MOVEMENT; SOME REFLECTIONS ON THE COOPERATIVE MOVEMENT IN HAITI; SOCIAL SECURITY IN HAITI: INFORMAL INITIATIVE IN A WELFARE-LESS STATE
THE HAITIAN ECONOMY FACING THE 1990sNotes; References; Index
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 472-508) and index.
Essays originally published between 1984 and 1992.
ISBN:
1-134-95099-3
1-280-32750-2
0-203-32417-X
0-203-16009-6
OCLC:
56906646
Publisher Number:
10.4324/9780203160091 doi