skip to content
The least developed countries : report 2008 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The least developed countries : report 2008

Author: United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. ; Geneva : United Nations, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

UN publication sales number E.08.II.D.20; UNCTAD/LDC/2008.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat.
ISBN: 9789211127515 9211127513
OCLC Number: 315908365
Notes: At head of title: United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Geneva.
"UNCTAD/LDC/2008"--Title page verso.
"United Nations publication, Sales No. E.08. II. D.20"--Title page verso.
Description: xiv, 171 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: 1: How sustainable is LDCs' growth? --
Introduction --
Trends in economic growth --
Trends in investment and savings --
Trends in international trade --
Trends in external finance --
Trends in external debt --
Conclusion --
2: Trends in poverty and progress towards the MDGs --
Introduction --
Trends in private consumptions --
Poverty trends --
The growth-poverty relationship in the LDCs --
Progress towards the MDGs --
Impact and policy implications of soaring international food prices --
Conclusions --
Annex: Poverty estimates: methodological updates and further considerations --
3: Changes in the terms of development partnership --
Introduction --
Country ownership and the partnership approach to development --
The transformation of the PRSPs --
The Paris Declaration assessment of progress towards ownership --
Processess weakening country ownership --
policy formulation --
Processess weakening country ownership --
policy implementation --
Processess weakening country ownership --
the continuing problem of aid misalignment --
Adverse consequences of weak county ownership --
Practical policy mechanisms to enhance country ownership --
Conclusions --
Annex: A roadmap for devising aid management policies in LDCs --
Statisitcal annex: Data on the least developed countries.
Other Titles: Growth, poverty and the terms of development partnership
Responsibility: prepared by the UNCTAD secretariat.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/315908365> # The least developed countries : report 2008
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "315908365" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857817942#Place/geneva> ; # Geneva
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857817942#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York, N.Y.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: igp" ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> ; # Economic history
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869279> ; # Commerce
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857817942#Place/developing_countries> ; # Developing countries
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242969> ; # Developing countries.
   schema:alternateName "Growth, poverty and the terms of development partnership" ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/149415950> ; # United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat.
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "1: How sustainable is LDCs' growth? -- Introduction -- Trends in economic growth -- Trends in investment and savings -- Trends in international trade -- Trends in external finance -- Trends in external debt -- Conclusion -- 2: Trends in poverty and progress towards the MDGs -- Introduction -- Trends in private consumptions -- Poverty trends -- The growth-poverty relationship in the LDCs -- Progress towards the MDGs -- Impact and policy implications of soaring international food prices -- Conclusions -- Annex: Poverty estimates: methodological updates and further considerations -- 3: Changes in the terms of development partnership -- Introduction -- Country ownership and the partnership approach to development -- The transformation of the PRSPs -- The Paris Declaration assessment of progress towards ownership -- Processess weakening country ownership -- policy formulation -- Processess weakening country ownership -- policy implementation -- Processess weakening country ownership -- the continuing problem of aid misalignment -- Adverse consequences of weak county ownership -- Practical policy mechanisms to enhance country ownership -- Conclusions -- Annex: A roadmap for devising aid management policies in LDCs -- Statisitcal annex: Data on the least developed countries."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3857817942> ;
   schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The least developed countries : report 2008"@en ;
   schema:productID "315908365" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/315908365#PublicationEvent/new_york_n_y_geneva_united_nations_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857817942#Agent/united_nations> ; # United Nations
   schema:url <http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/ldc2008_en.pdf> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789211127515> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/315908365> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3857817942#Place/developing_countries> # Developing countries
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Developing countries" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242969> # Developing countries.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Developing countries." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869279> # Commerce
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Commerce"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> # Economic history
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Economic history"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/149415950> # United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Secretariat." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789211127515>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "9211127513" ;
   schema:isbn "9789211127515" ;
    .

<http://www.unctad.org/en/docs/ldc2008_en.pdf>
   rdfs:comment "Full Text Online" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.