By John G. Gurley

Show description

Read Online or Download China's Economy and the Maoist Strategy PDF

Best economic conditions books

Enterprise Size, Financing Patterns And Credit Constraints In Brazil: Analysis Of Data From The Investment Climate Assessment Survey

Firm measurement, Financing styles, and credits Constraints in Brazil investigates the significance of establishment dimension with admire to having access to credits. The vital findings are that measurement strongly impacts entry to credits in comparison to enterprise functionality, and different elements, comparable to administration schooling, place or the commercial area to which the company belongs.

Governing global land deals : the role of the state in the rush for land

This number of essays in Governing worldwide Land Deals provides new empirical and theoretical analyses of the relationships among international land grabs and methods of presidency and governance. Reframes debates on international land grabs by way of targeting the connection among large-scale land bargains and procedures of governance bargains new theoretical insights into the various varieties and results of world land acquisitions Illuminates either the micro-processes of transaction and expropriation, in addition to the wider structural forces at play in international land offers Provides new empirical info at the diversified actors inquisitive about modern land offers happening around the globe and specializes in the explicit institutional, political, and financial contexts within which they're appearing

Trade, Stability, and Macroeconomics. Essays in Honor of Lloyd A. Metzler

Exchange, balance, and Macroeconomics: Essays in Honor of Lloyd A. Metzler presents info pertinent to the basic features of alternate, balance, and macroeconomics. This publication covers quite a few issues, together with nontraded and intermediate commodities, costs, creation, trade charges, and wages.

Economic Integration: Limits and Prospects

This publication is meant to supply a uncomplicated figuring out of present matters and difficulties of monetary integration. making a choice on financial integration as one of many major good points of contemporary overseas economics, the authors learn many elements and outcomes of monetary integration which stay vague and unexplored.

Extra resources for China's Economy and the Maoist Strategy

Sample text

To what degree the effect of the rise in age, whatever it was, may have been offset by an increase in the proportion of women in paid work is also not clear. Movement off the farm and the rise of nonfarm employment surely enlarged women's opportunities for work outside the home, and the expense of urban life would have pressed women to take such work. 3). Having regard to these various considerations, we believe that the contributions of labor quality change to productivity growth in the second half of the nineteenth century would have been smaller than even the quite low contributions suggested by our estimates for the early years of the twentieth century.

5). In the nineteenth century taken as a whole, and more particularly in the second half, the growth of tangible capital per manhour was the most important proximate source of labor productivity growth. It was largely responsible for the great speed-up of growth between the first and second halves of the nineteenth century. S. macroeconomic growth in the nineteenth century presented here differs in some particulars from that in Robert Gallman's chapter in Volume II of The Cambridge Economic History of the United States.

17 The percentage was still as high as 65 in 1890. By 1989, it was only 37. Much of the decline, of course, represents only the inelasticity of demand for basic necessities as income rises. But the point is that it is within the rising margin for expenditure on products beyond the provision for these basic necessities that the great changes in the character of goods and services and in the quality of products has taken place, and these are largely the developments of the twentieth century. Major twentieth-century developments in transportation, communications, information, and entertainment and, most important of all, in the provision of health care and the length of life itself transformed the character and quality of life for people.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.46 of 5 – based on 22 votes