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Published: 26 March 2020

416 Pages


ISBN: 9780198856672

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The Macroeconomics of Developing Countries

An Intermediate Textbook

Giovanni Andrea Cornia

  • Suggests that the acritical application to developing countries of macroeconomic models routinely used in advanced countries may lead to wrong conclusions and policy mistakes
  • Stimulates alternative thinking on developing models of short term income formation and long term growth that take into account the differences in structures, norms and institutions prevailing in developing countries
  • Presents a framework for alternative approaches to macroeconomic analysis that takes into account the structural characteristics of low-income countries
  • Theorizes macroeconomic measures to facilitate reaching the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030