Economic Development: Theory and Practice for a Divided World

For introductory courses in Economic Development. Using case studies and real-world situations to convey the controversy in the field of economic development, this important new text strives to teach students the relevant issues facing developing countries today. It presents contemporary coverage of key development topics such as trade and capital flows, human capital, technology, environment, and population growth, providing both an historical perspective to development as well as a fresh, current outlook.