Book Beyond tradeoffs : market reforms and equitable growth in Latin America / Nancy Birdsall, Carol Graham, and Richard H. Sabot, editors.
Associated Name: Birdsall, Nancy.
Associated Name: Graham, Carol, 1962-
Associated Name: Sabot, R.H.
Associated Name: Brookings Institution.
Associated Name: Inter-American Development Bank.
Associated Name: Conference Inequality-Reducing Growth in Latin America (1997 : Washington, DC)
Publication year: 1998.
Call Number HC125 .B29 1998
Media class: Book
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Inter-American Development Bank : Brookings Institution Press
"The chapters draw on discussions at a conference sponsored by the IDB and the MacArthur Foundation, titled "Inequality-Reducing Growth in Latin America" held in Washington, D.C. in January 1997" - - Foreword.
Extent: 367 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
"The essays in this book propose new ways of reducing inequality, not by growth-inhibiting transfers and regulations, but by enhancing efficiency - - eliminating consumption subsidies for the wealthy, increasing the productivity of the poor, and shifting to a more labor-and-skill-demanding growth path" - - Foreword.