Natural resources : neither curse nor destiny / edited by Daniel Lederman, William F. Maloney.

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  • Palo Alto, CA Washington, DC : Stanford Economics and Finance, an imprint of Stanford University Press ; World Bank c2007
Physical description
1 online resource (396 p.)
ISBN
  • 1-280-64355-2
  • 9786610643554
  • 0-8213-6546-0
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • English
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Contents; Foreword; About the Contributors; Abbreviations; 1 NEITHER CURSE NOR DESTINY: INTRODUCTION TO NATURAL RESOURCES AND DEVELOPMENT; PART I: ARE NATURAL RESOURCES A CURSE? ECONOMETRIC EVIDENCE; FIGURES; TABLES; PART II: ARE NATURAL RESOURCES A CURSE? LESSONS FROM HISTORY; BOXES; PART III: ARE NATURAL RESOURCES DESTINY?; INDEX
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  • Bibliography
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  • text
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  • English
  • This volume studies the role of natural resources in development and economic diversification. It brings together a variety of analytical perspectives, ranging from econometric analyses of economic growth to historical studies of successful development experiences in countries with abundant natural resources.

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Natural resources, neither curse nor destiny / edited by Daniel Lederman, William F. Maloney.

Published
  • Palo Alto, CA Washington, DC : Stanford Economics and Finance, an imprint of Stanford University Press ; World Bank c2007
Physical description
xx, 369 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780804757096 (soft cover)
  • 0821365452
  • 9780821365458
  • 0804757097 (soft cover)
  • 9780804757089
  • 0804757089
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Neither curse nor destiny: introduction to natural resources and development / Daniel Lederman and William F. Maloney. pt. 1. Are natural resources a curse? Econometric evidence. Trade structure and growth / Daniel Lederman and William F. Maloney -- Resource curse or debt overhang? / Ozmel Manzano and Roberto Rigobón -- The relative richness of the poor? Natural resources, human capital, and economic growth / Claudio Bravo-Ortega and José de Gregorio. pt. 2. Are natural resources a curse? Lessons from history. Prebisch-Singer redux / John T. Cuddington, Rodney Ludema, Shamila A. Jayasuriya -- Missed opportunities: innovation and resource-based growth in Latin America / William F. Maloney -- Resource-based growth past and present / Gavin Wright and Jesse Czelusta -- From natural resources to high-tech productions: the evolution of industrial competitiveness in Sweden and Finland / Magnus Blomström and Ari Kokko. pt. 3. Are natural resources destiny? Trade, location, and development: an overview of theory / Anthony Venables -- Comparative advantage and trade intensity: are traditional endowments destiny? / Daniel Lederman and L. Colin Xu -- Outgrowing resource dependence: theory and developments / Will Martin.
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  • English

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