Underdevelopment is a State of Mind: The Latin American Case
Rowman & Littlefield, 2000 - 192 páginas
Thus, Costa Rica, settled by pioneering farmers, has been more successful economically than Nicaragua, settled by conquistadors in search of gold and slaves, despite having fewer natural resources. Likewise, both Argentina and Australia are resource-rich, remote, and underpopulated countries. Political instability and a failure to maintain durable and progressive institutions have paralyzed Argentina's growth.
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Introduction to the Updated Edition
What Makes Development Happen?
What Others have Said
Nicaragua and Costa Rica
The Dominican Republic and Haiti
Barbados and Haiti
Argentina and Australia
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Underdevelopment Is a State of Mind: The Latin American Case
Lawrence E. Harrison
Vista previa limitada - 2000
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