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Globalization for development : trade, finance, aid, migration, and policy

Author: Ian Goldin; Kenneth A Reinert; World Bank.
Publisher: Washington, DC : World Bank ; Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : International government publication : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Globalization and its relation to poverty reduction and development is not well understood. The book identifies the ways in which globalization can overcome poverty or make it worse. The book defines the big historical trends, identifies main global flows - trade, finance, aid, migration, and ideas - and examines how each can contribute to undermine economic development.
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Genre/Form: Book
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Goldin, Ian, 1955-
Globalization for development.
Washington, DC : World Bank ; Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, ©2007
(OCoLC)646913138
Material Type: Government publication, International government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Goldin; Kenneth A Reinert; World Bank.
ISBN: 9780821369296 0821369296 082136930X 9780821369302 9780821370308 0821370308
OCLC Number: 80360719
Description: xix, 308 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Background and context --
Globalization and poverty --
Trade --
Finance --
Aid --
Migration / with Andrew L. Beath --
Ideas --
Toward a policy agenda.
Responsibility: Ian Goldin, Kenneth Reinert.
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