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The Resource The roots of poverty in Latin America, Guillermo M. Yeatts ; foreword by José Ignacio García Hamilton

The roots of poverty in Latin America, Guillermo M. Yeatts ; foreword by José Ignacio García Hamilton

Label
The roots of poverty in Latin America
Title
The roots of poverty in Latin America
Statement of responsibility
Guillermo M. Yeatts ; foreword by José Ignacio García Hamilton
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"This book is an in-depth analysis of how cultural, religious and social institutions have shaped the economic destinies of North America and Latin America over the last five hundred years. The final chapters look at recent developments in individual Latin American countries and considers the possibilities for an economic turnaround"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yeatts, Guillermo M
Dewey number
339.4/6/098
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Spanish
LC call number
HC123
LC item number
.Y4313 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Economic development
  • Economic development
  • Latin America
  • Latin America
Label
The roots of poverty in Latin America, Guillermo M. Yeatts ; foreword by José Ignacio García Hamilton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0512/2005012776.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223075212895
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-176) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Poverty to the south of the Río Grande -- Spain, Great Britain, and the limits to royal power -- Public conquest, private colonization -- Post-independence institutional continuity in America -- Rebirth and decline of interventionist institutions (1930-1990) -- The rent-seeking of the 1990s -- The counter reforms of 2000: an expected relapse -- Argentina: one-way trip to collapse -- Toward a competitive federalism -- Vested interest blocks institutional change -- A way out for Latin America
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
v, 179 p.
Isbn
9780786422357
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005012776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 60323473
  • (OCoLC)60323473
Label
The roots of poverty in Latin America, Guillermo M. Yeatts ; foreword by José Ignacio García Hamilton
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0512/2005012776.html
Publication
Bar code
31223075212895
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-176) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Poverty to the south of the Río Grande -- Spain, Great Britain, and the limits to royal power -- Public conquest, private colonization -- Post-independence institutional continuity in America -- Rebirth and decline of interventionist institutions (1930-1990) -- The rent-seeking of the 1990s -- The counter reforms of 2000: an expected relapse -- Argentina: one-way trip to collapse -- Toward a competitive federalism -- Vested interest blocks institutional change -- A way out for Latin America
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
v, 179 p.
Isbn
9780786422357
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005012776
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 60323473
  • (OCoLC)60323473

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