Political Science

What Drives Third World City Growth?

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$47.00 / £38.00
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Published:
Jul 14, 2014
1984
Pages:
294
Size:
6 x 9 in.
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The book shows that earlier studies exaggerated the effects of rural land scarcity, foreign capital inflows, and population growth on Third World urbanization. More critical were imbalances of productivity advance across sectors and terms of trade between primary products and manufactures.

Originally published in 1984.

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