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Structural Change in a Developing Economy : Colombia's Problems and Prospects / Richard R. Nelson, Robert L. Slighton, T. Paul Schultz.

Author/Creator:
Nelson, Richard R., author., Author,
Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, [2015]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (338 pages)
Series:
Princeton Legacy Library ; 1393
Contained In:
De Gruyter University Press Library.
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Subjects:
Economic history.
Population.
Sozialstruktur.
Wirtschaftsentwicklung.
Language:
In English.
System Details:
Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web.
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Summary:
This book deals with specific problems in Colombia as a means of exploring interrelated theoretical themes in the development process. Demographic and political as well as specifically economic variables arc given consideration in the authors' analysis of the constraints on the growth of Colombia's modern sector.Originally published in 1971.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
Contents:
Frontmatter
Preface
Contents
List of Tables
List of Figures
CHAPTER I. Introduction
CHAPTER II. Population Growth: Investigation of a Hypothesis
CHAPTER III. Internal Migration: A Quantitative Study of Rural-Urban Migration in Colombia
CHAPTER IV. Manufacturing Development: Factor Endowments and Dualism
CHAPTER V. Urban Income Distribution in a Dual Economy
CHAPTER VI. Constraints on the Growth of the Modern Sector
CHAPTER VII. The Political Determinants of Colombian Foreign Exchange Policy
CHAPTER VIII. Future Development Policy
INDEX
Backmatter
Notes:
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 30. Aug 2021)
Contributor:
Schultz, T. Paul, author., Author,
Slighton, Robert L., author., Author,
De Gruyter.
ISBN:
9781400870523
OCLC:
979624703
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9781400870523 doi
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.