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Thorp, Rosemary

Works: 103 works in 411 publications in 2 languages and 6,587 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference proceedings  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Redactor
Classifications: HC125, 330.980033
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Publications about Rosemary Thorp
Publications by Rosemary Thorp
Most widely held works by Rosemary Thorp
Progress, poverty and exclusion : an economic history of Latin America in the 20th century by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
16 editions published in 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 803 libraries worldwide
This economic history examines the political, institutional and economic forces that shaped Latin America's complex development process over the 20th century. Quantitative data is examined alongside the region's political economies to provide a context for the successes and failures
Peru, 1890-1977 : growth and policy in an open economy by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
20 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 758 libraries worldwide
Inflation and stabilisation in Latin America by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
21 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and Spanish and held by 557 libraries worldwide
Latin America in the international economy; proceedings of a conference held by the International Economic Association in Mexico City, Mexico by Víctor L Urquidi( Book )
30 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Latin American debt and the adjustment crisis by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
24 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 510 libraries worldwide
An economic history of twentieth-century Latin America ( Book )
21 editions published in 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 499 libraries worldwide
In the 1990s, 'protection', 'import substitution' and 'intervention' have become dirty words, part of the 'leyenda negra' of Latin America development in the postwar period. This book attempts a fresh look at the controversial years between the end of the Second World War and the point when, at varying dates in different countries, a discontinuity occurs in which the postwar 'style of development' ceased to play a central role in the economic evolution of the region. The analysis is based on seven case studies covering eleven countries
Latin America in the 1930s : the role of the periphery in world crisis ( Book )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Economic management and economic development in Peru and Colombia by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
16 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
Group behaviour and development : is the market destroying cooperation? by Judith Heyer( Book )
15 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
This text focuses on group behaviour in developing countries. It includes studies of producer and community organizations, NGOs, and some public sector groups. Despite the fact that most economic decisions are taken by people acting within groups - families, firms, neighbourhood or community associations, and networks of producers - the analysis of group functioning has not received enough attention, particularly among economists. Some groups function well, from the perspectives of equity, efficiency, and well-being, while others do not. This book explores why
Ethnicity and the persistence of inequality : the case of Peru by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
15 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 274 libraries worldwide
Understanding why inequality is so great and has persevered for centuries in a number of Latin American countries requires tools that go beyond economics. Inequality between indigenous groups and others has been particularly harsh and persistent. This book applies a truly interdisciplinary approach to the specific case of Peru, seeking out the dynamics of the interactions between the society, the polity, the geography and the economy. Ethnic discrimination and prejudice emerge as central themes, explored through people's own perceptions and life experiences. The book attempts to extend the boundaries of our understanding and contributes to the growing interest in ethnicity and conflict by developing and exploring the interactions between institutions and the inequalities between groups
Economic doctrines in Latin America : origins, embedding and evolution ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Decentralizing development : the political economy of institutional change in Colombia and Chile by Alan Angell( Book )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Decentralisation has become a fashionable policy prescription among reformers in Latin America. But how does it work in practice? This book seeks to answer this question by examining the experience of seven provincial towns in Colombia and Chile
Overcoming the persistence of inequality and poverty by E. V. K Fitzgerald( Book )
14 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
"International experts evaluate new policy directions in economic development and poverty reduction, building on the ideas of a pioneer in the new discipline of Development Studies, Frances Stewart. Combing ideas and evidence on technological change, human development and conflict prevention to address the issue of the persistence of inequality"--
The developmental challenges of mining and oil : lessons from Africa and Latin America by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
"The authors explain why the discovery and development of natural resources is commonly associated with unstable and unequal development, and frequently with violence. They demonstrate the need for policies and institutions by reflecting on both successes and failures in case studies on Botswana, Nigeria and Niger as well as Bolivia, Chile and Peru."--Publisher's website
La era de las exportaciones latinoamericanas : de fines del siglo XIX a principios del XX ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Industrialización y Estado en la América Latina : la leyenda negra de la posguerra ( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 53 libraries worldwide
Las crisis en el Ecuador : los treinta y ochenta ( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Progreso, pobreza y exclusión : una historia económica de América Latina en el siglo XX by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in Spanish and English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Colombia, economía política de las expectativas petroleras : globalización, políticas sectoriales y empleo by Alicia Puyana( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Has the Coffee Federation become redundant? : collective action and the market in Colombian development by Rosemary Thorp( Book )
9 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Concerns the National Federation of Coffee Growers of Colombia
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Alternative Names
Thorp, Rosemary 1940-
Thorpe, Rosemary 1940-
English (209)
Spanish (42)
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