Trade and poverty [electronic resource] : when the Third World fell behind / Jeffrey G. Williamson.Material type: TextPublication details: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2011Description: 1 online resource (xi, 301 p.) : illISBN: 9780262295727 (electronic bk.); 0262295725 (electronic bk.)Subject(s): Industries -- Developing countries -- History | Deindustrialization -- Developing countries -- History | Developing countries -- Commerce -- History | Poverty -- Developing countries -- History | Developing countries -- Economic conditions -- Regional disparities | Electronic books | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Economic Policy | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Government & Business | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Development -- Economic Development | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Development -- Business Development | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Structural Adjustment | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Development -- GeneralGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Trade and poverty.DDC classification: 338.9009172/4 LOC classification: HC59.7 | .W536 2011ebOnline resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references and index.
When the Third World fell behind -- The first global century up to 1913 -- Biggest Third World terms of trade boom ever? -- The economics of Third World growth engines and Dutch diseases -- Measuring third world de-industrialization and Dutch disease -- An Asian de-industrialization illustration : an Indian paradox? -- A Middle East de-industrialization illustration : Ottoman problems -- A Latin American de-industrialization illustration : Mexican exceptionalism -- Rising Third World inequality during the trade boom : did it matter? -- Export price volatility : another drag on Third World growth? -- Tying the knot : the globalization and great divergence connection -- Better late than never : industrialization spreads to the poor periphery -- Policy response : what did they do? What should they have done? -- Morals of the story.
Description based on print version record.