Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 August 2001

360 Pages | 23 figures

ISBN: 9780199246885

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (06)

Resource Abundance and Economic Development

Edited by R. M. Auty

WIDER Studies in Development Economics

  • Provides a comprehensive explanation of the 'resource curse'
  • Develops two basic models to explain the divergent development trajectories of resource-poor and resource-rich developing countries
  • Demonstrates how policies for economic reform in both developing market economies and transition economies must be adapted to reflect endowments of natural and social capital

Also of Interest