The Resource Falling behind : explaining the development gap between Latin America and the United States, edited by Francis Fukuyama, (electronic book)

Falling behind : explaining the development gap between Latin America and the United States, edited by Francis Fukuyama, (electronic book)

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Falling behind : explaining the development gap between Latin America and the United States
Title
Falling behind
Title remainder
explaining the development gap between Latin America and the United States
Statement of responsibility
edited by Francis Fukuyama
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1700, Latin America and British North America were roughly equal in economic terms. Yet over the next three centuries, the United States gradually pulled away, and today the gap is huge. Why did this happen? Was it culture? Geography? Economic policies? Natural resources? Differences in political development? The question has occupied policymakers and scholars for decades, and the debate remains intense. In Falling Behind, Francis Fukuyama, acclaimed author of The End of History and America at the Crossroads, gathers together some of the world's leading scholars on the subject to explain th
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CaPaEBR
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Brecha entre América Latina y Estados Unidos
Dewey number
338.98
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF1480.5.Z4
LC item number
U535 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
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Fukuyama, Francis
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  • Latin America
  • United States
  • Latin America
  • United States
Label
Falling behind : explaining the development gap between Latin America and the United States, edited by Francis Fukuyama, (electronic book)
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Publication
Note
Papers presented at an international seminar held in Buenos Aires, November 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10237124
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 312 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Falling behind : explaining the development gap between Latin America and the United States, edited by Francis Fukuyama, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Papers presented at an international seminar held in Buenos Aires, November 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10237124
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 312 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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