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Reforming national institutions for economic development

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Administrative agencies -- Developing countries -- Case studies.,
    • Public institutions -- Developing countries -- Case studies.,
    • Economic development projects -- Developing countries -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementGlynn Cochrane.
      SeriesWestview special studies in social, political, and economic development
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJF60 .C64 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 123 p. ;
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2730538M
      ISBN 100813373069
      LC Control Number86024602

      14 REFORMING KOREA’S INDUSTRIAL CONGLOMERATES were attempted in much of the developing world, usually without creat-ing significant economic growth. But they often did succeed in creating a class of wealthy entrepreneurs with a vested interest in keeping the failed policies in place. By the late s, such a class existed in Korea. Political economy is the study of production and trade and their relations with law, custom and government; and with the distribution of national income and a discipline, political economy originated in moral philosophy, in the 18th century, to explore the administration of states' wealth, with "political" signifying the Greek word polity and "economy" signifying the Greek word.


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