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The Resource Development economics and policy : the conference volume to celebrate the 85th birthday of Professor Sir Hans Singer, edited by David Sapsford and John-ren Chen

Development economics and policy : the conference volume to celebrate the 85th birthday of Professor Sir Hans Singer, edited by David Sapsford and John-ren Chen

Label
Development economics and policy : the conference volume to celebrate the 85th birthday of Professor Sir Hans Singer
Title
Development economics and policy
Title remainder
the conference volume to celebrate the 85th birthday of Professor Sir Hans Singer
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Sapsford and John-ren Chen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hans Singer is one of the world's major scholars in the field of development economics. This book contains 27 essays that were prepared for a conference held to celebrate his 85th birthday, and represents a major overview of issues in Singer's field
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
338.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD73
LC item number
.D466 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1910-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Singer, H. W.
  • Sapsford, David
  • Chen, John-ren
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Development economics
Label
Development economics and policy : the conference volume to celebrate the 85th birthday of Professor Sir Hans Singer, edited by David Sapsford and John-ren Chen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers presented at the conference which was held between the 1st and 5th May 1996 at the Grillhof Conference Centre, Vill, Innsbruck, Austria
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Foreword / Christian Smekal -- Introduction and overview / David Sapsford and John-ren Chen -- Part I: The Prebisch-Singer terms of trade hypothesis. The influence of trade on economic development / Alec Cairncross -- The Prebisch-Singer terms of trade hypothesis : some (very) new evidence / David Sapsford and John-ren Chen -- Prebisch and Singer effects on the terms of trade between primary producers and manufacturers / Harry Bloch and David Sapsford -- The Prebisch-Singer hypothesis revisited / Alfred Maizels, Theodosios Palaskas and Trevor Crowe -- A contribution to empirical research on the Prebisch Singer thesis / John-ren Chen and Herbert Stocker -- Part II. Trade strategies, growth and development. Trade orientation and economic development : theory and evidence / David Greenaway and Wyn Morgan -- The strategic use of trade policies for development : some general equilibrium issues / Andrew McKay and Chris Milner -- Liberalization, privatization and the pace of economic development in Taiwan / John-ren Chen -- Redistribution without growth / Richard Jolly -- Part III: Theory and practice of development. Distributional inequity in international comparative perspective : causes and consequences / Kwan S. Kim -- Food aid, North-South trade, and the Prebisch-Singer thesis / Kunibert Raffer -- Endogenous technical progress and North-South terms of trade : modelling the ideas of Prebisch and Singer on the lines of Kalecki-Kaldor / Prabirjit Sarkar -- Part IV: The distribution of gains in the context of uneven development. Direct foreign investment and North-South trade : uneven development or convergent growth? / Amitava Dutt -- The distribution of gains between investing and borrowing countries revisited : the case of India's computer software sector / V.N. Balasubramanyam and Ahalya Balasubramanyam -- A Prebisch-Singer growth model and the debt crises / Thomas Ziesemer -- Uncertainty in a model of small agriculture in Peru : some preliminary results / Hans Jürgen Jaksch -- The interest costs of a buffer stock is not a social cost / John Spraos -- Supra-national compensation schemes for temporary export losses : a critique / John Toye -- Part V: The role of the international agencies. The World Bank, 'global Keynesianism' and the distribution of the gains from growth / Paul Mosley -- An economic and social security council at the United Nations / Frances Stewart and Sam Daws -- The IMF as international lender of last resort? A reappraisal after the 'Tequila effect' / Nicholas Snowden -- The World Food Programme : linking relief and development / John Shaw -- Employment and development / Samir Radwan -- Reaching the poor : prospects and constraints / Sartaj Aziz -- The role of the international agencies : an assessment / Jon Wilmshurst -- Part VI: Hans Singer : student and acholar. Joseph A. Schumpeter : the man and the economist / Wolfgang Stolper -- Modern relevance of Keynesianism in the study of development / Hans W. Singer -- Annex: Professor Sir Hans W. Singer : academic education and honours, career and publications / compiled by D.J. Shaw
Control code
37246328
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
569 pages
Isbn
9780312210410
Isbn Type
(U.S.)
Lccn
97028270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Development economics and policy : the conference volume to celebrate the 85th birthday of Professor Sir Hans Singer, edited by David Sapsford and John-ren Chen
Publication
Note
Papers presented at the conference which was held between the 1st and 5th May 1996 at the Grillhof Conference Centre, Vill, Innsbruck, Austria
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Foreword / Christian Smekal -- Introduction and overview / David Sapsford and John-ren Chen -- Part I: The Prebisch-Singer terms of trade hypothesis. The influence of trade on economic development / Alec Cairncross -- The Prebisch-Singer terms of trade hypothesis : some (very) new evidence / David Sapsford and John-ren Chen -- Prebisch and Singer effects on the terms of trade between primary producers and manufacturers / Harry Bloch and David Sapsford -- The Prebisch-Singer hypothesis revisited / Alfred Maizels, Theodosios Palaskas and Trevor Crowe -- A contribution to empirical research on the Prebisch Singer thesis / John-ren Chen and Herbert Stocker -- Part II. Trade strategies, growth and development. Trade orientation and economic development : theory and evidence / David Greenaway and Wyn Morgan -- The strategic use of trade policies for development : some general equilibrium issues / Andrew McKay and Chris Milner -- Liberalization, privatization and the pace of economic development in Taiwan / John-ren Chen -- Redistribution without growth / Richard Jolly -- Part III: Theory and practice of development. Distributional inequity in international comparative perspective : causes and consequences / Kwan S. Kim -- Food aid, North-South trade, and the Prebisch-Singer thesis / Kunibert Raffer -- Endogenous technical progress and North-South terms of trade : modelling the ideas of Prebisch and Singer on the lines of Kalecki-Kaldor / Prabirjit Sarkar -- Part IV: The distribution of gains in the context of uneven development. Direct foreign investment and North-South trade : uneven development or convergent growth? / Amitava Dutt -- The distribution of gains between investing and borrowing countries revisited : the case of India's computer software sector / V.N. Balasubramanyam and Ahalya Balasubramanyam -- A Prebisch-Singer growth model and the debt crises / Thomas Ziesemer -- Uncertainty in a model of small agriculture in Peru : some preliminary results / Hans Jürgen Jaksch -- The interest costs of a buffer stock is not a social cost / John Spraos -- Supra-national compensation schemes for temporary export losses : a critique / John Toye -- Part V: The role of the international agencies. The World Bank, 'global Keynesianism' and the distribution of the gains from growth / Paul Mosley -- An economic and social security council at the United Nations / Frances Stewart and Sam Daws -- The IMF as international lender of last resort? A reappraisal after the 'Tequila effect' / Nicholas Snowden -- The World Food Programme : linking relief and development / John Shaw -- Employment and development / Samir Radwan -- Reaching the poor : prospects and constraints / Sartaj Aziz -- The role of the international agencies : an assessment / Jon Wilmshurst -- Part VI: Hans Singer : student and acholar. Joseph A. Schumpeter : the man and the economist / Wolfgang Stolper -- Modern relevance of Keynesianism in the study of development / Hans W. Singer -- Annex: Professor Sir Hans W. Singer : academic education and honours, career and publications / compiled by D.J. Shaw
Control code
37246328
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
569 pages
Isbn
9780312210410
Isbn Type
(U.S.)
Lccn
97028270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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