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Economic theory and the underdeveloped countries

Hla Myint

Economic theory and the underdeveloped countries

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Economic development.,
    • Developing countries -- Economic conditions -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

    • Edition Notes

      Essays.

      Statement[by] H. Myint.
      SeriesEconomic development series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD82 .H53
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 353 p.
      Number of Pages353
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4466401M
      LC Control Number79135973


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In this book, based on a series of lectures delivered in Cairo inDr. Myrdal examines the basic assumptions of classical economic theory, and of the theory of international trade in particular, in relation to the problems of under-developed regions/5.

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THE ECONOMIC WEEKLY Janu Keynesian Economics and Underdeveloped Countries A K Dasgupta THE relation of Keynesian eco­ nomics to the problems of underdeveloped countries is a sub­ ject which has received wide at­ tention from our economists recent­ ly.

In a series of articles in the Indian Economic Review (Vol I. Of far greater importance than what has been pointed out above, is the anticipation by Malthus of the theory of ‘dualism’ as applied to underdeveloped economies. He envisaged the economy as consisting of the two major sectors, viz., the agricultural sector and the industrial sector.

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information pertinent to the developments in the field of international economies as it relates to the problems of the underdeveloped countries. This book provides a brief biography of Professor Raúl.

THE " CLASSICAL THEORY)" OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND THE IJNDERDEVELOPED COUNTRIES 1 THERE has recently been a considerable amount of controversy con- cerning the applicability of the " classical theory " of international trade to the underdeveloped countries.2 The twists in this controversy may be set out as follows.

This chapter presents the classical theory of international trade and the underdeveloped countries. International trade has led to the neglect of other elements in the classical theory of international trade that are much nearer to the realities and ideologies of the 19th-century expansion of international trade to the underdeveloped countries.

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Economic Underdevelopment in Africa “In contrast with the surging growth of the countries in the socialist camp, the majority of the capitalist countries, is the unquestionable fact that a large proportion of the so-called underdeveloped countries are in total stagnation. Under developed economies means those countries in which per capita real income is low as compared to US, UK, Australia, Canada, France, Norway and Japan or we can say any other developed economies.

Hence under developed economies can be considere. How Europe Underdeveloped Africa. Walter Rodney How Europe Underdeveloped Africa. Walter Rodney Preface This book derives from a concern with the contemporary African situation.

It delves into the past only because otherwise it would be impossible to understand how the present came into being and what the trends are for the near future. Latin American dependency theory is a strand of political-economic thought that developed out of the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) shortly after World War II.

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Economic analysis has been useful in understanding the labor force participation of children and wives, the allocation of time to various nonmarket activities, and family formation. It is frequently asserted that traditional economic principles are of little relevance in underdeveloped countries having large subsistence sectors and small market.

Keynes’s theory deals with short-run phenomena only. It pays little attention to the long-run problems of a dynamic economy.

Keynesian theory is not strictly applicable to underdeveloped countries. Keynes deals with the problem of cyclical unemployment. Underdeveloped countries have the problem of chronic unemployment and disguised. Duckworth, - Developing countries - pages 0 Reviews Discusses economic, social and political problems facing under-developed countries with emphasis on the aspect of economic inequalities between developed and under-developed countries.

The main aim was to examine the relevance of economic theory to the problem of regional economic integration among underdeveloped countries, focussing directly on the concept of integration as the goal of rational economic policy as distinct from the rather elusive concept of co-operation.

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The theory of economic development has equipped the underdeveloped countries with a choice between ‘balanced’ and ‘unbalanced’ growth that has been one of the most tendentious topics. One group advocates the theory of Balanced Growth and refutes, in almost unequivocal terms, the virtues and utility of the doctrine of Unbalanced Growth.

This chapter discusses ‘pure theory’ analysis, so-called because it mostly ignores many important features of underdeveloped countries in order to concentrate on one relationship.

The discussion also explores implications for the shadow pricing of labour, both in urban and rural production. Economic development - Economic development - Developing countries and debt: After World War II it was thought that developing countries would require foreign aid in their early stages of development.

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The following arguments reveals an urgent need of planning in underdeveloped and developing countries: 1.Dependency theory is a popular theory within the social sciences to explain economic development of states.

The theory developed during the late s and over the following two.Integration in this analysis is defined as the process by which discriminations existing along national borders are progressively removed between two or more developing countries. The ultimate economic purpose of integration is an acceleration of growth in the partner countries; freeing trade is not an end in itself but a means to reach higher levels of by: