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The Resource Institutions count : their role and significance in Latin American development, Alejandro Portes and Lori D. Smith, (electronic book)

Institutions count : their role and significance in Latin American development, Alejandro Portes and Lori D. Smith, (electronic book)

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Institutions count : their role and significance in Latin American development
Title
Institutions count
Title remainder
their role and significance in Latin American development
Statement of responsibility
Alejandro Portes and Lori D. Smith
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Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What leads to national progress? The growing consensus in the social sciences is that neither capital flows, nor the savings rate, nor diffuse values are the key, but that it lies in the quality of a nation's institutions. This book is the first comparative study of how real institutions affect national development. It seeks to examine and deepen this insight through a systematic study of institutions in five Latin American countries and how they differ within and across nations. Postal systems, stock exchanges, public health services and others were included in the sample, all studied with th
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CaPaEBR
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1944-
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Portes, Alejandro
Dewey number
303.4098
Index
index present
LC call number
HN110.5.A8
LC item number
P665 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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1982-
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Smith, Lori D.
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  • Economic development
  • Institutional economics
  • Public administration
  • Social institutions
Label
Institutions count : their role and significance in Latin American development, Alejandro Portes and Lori D. Smith, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10590400
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 206 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780520273535
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Institutions count : their role and significance in Latin American development, Alejandro Portes and Lori D. Smith, (electronic book)
Publication
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
ebr10590400
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 206 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780520273535
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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