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Published: 17 June 2014

336 Pages | 12 Figures, 32 Tables

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198706083

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Towards Human Development

New Approaches to Macroeconomics and Inequality

Edited by Giovanni Andrea Cornia and Frances Stewart

  • Documents the growth of inequality across the world and analyses sources of inequality
  • Considers the nature of a just distribution and explores the reasons for resistance to redistributory policies
  • Shows how the financial crisis of 2008 has affected developing countries social expenditures
  • Presents a framework for an alternative approach to macro-economics
  • Shows that the unregulated global flows of capital have been a major source of problems and makes proposals to improve their countercyclical regulation

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