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World Development

1973 - 2015

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Volume 6, issue 11-12, 1978

Labour market performance in developing countries: A survey pp. 1199-1242 Downloads
A. Berry and R. H. Sabot
Comment pp. 1243-1246 Downloads
Henry J. Bruton
Comment pp. 1247-1249 Downloads
Michael P. Todaro
Basic needs policies and population growth pp. 1251-1259 Downloads
David Morawetz
Economic policy and population change in Thailand pp. 1261-1269 Downloads
Warren C. Robinson
Long-term trends in income distribution in Pakistan pp. 1271-1280 Downloads
Stephen Guisinger and Norman Hicks
Unemployment and underemployment in Bangladesh agriculture pp. 1281-1296 Downloads
Iqbal Ahmed
Intermediate technology in China's rural industries pp. 1297-1311 Downloads
Carl Riskin

Volume 6, issue 9-10, 1978

Introduction - the urban informal sector: Why is it worth discussing? pp. 1033-1039 Downloads
Ray Bromley
Informal sector or petty commodity production: Dualism or dependence in urban development? pp. 1041-1064 Downloads
Caroline O. N. Moser
An exploration into the nature of informal--formal sector relationships pp. 1065-1075 Downloads
Victor E. Tokman
Quasi-formal employment structures and behaviour in the unorganized urban economy, and the reverse: Some evidence from South India pp. 1077-1086 Downloads
Barbara Harriss
Causes of urban poverty in Brazil pp. 1087-1101 Downloads
Hamilton C. Tolosa
Capitalist and petty commodity production in Nigeria: A note pp. 1103-1104 Downloads
Gavin Williams and Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile
Petty commodity housing or dweller control? A critique of John Turner's views on housing policy pp. 1105-1133 Downloads
Rod Burgess
Housing in three dimensions: Terms of reference for the housing question redefined pp. 1135-1145 Downloads
John F. C. Turner
Petty production and capitalist production in Dakar: The crisis of the self-employed pp. 1147-1160 Downloads
Chris Gerry
Organization, regulation and exploitation in the so-called `urban informal sector': The street traders of Cali, Colombia pp. 1161-1171 Downloads
Ray Bromley
Self-employed Proletarians in an informal factory: The case of Cali's garbage dump pp. 1173-1185 Downloads
Chris Birkbeck
Competition between the informal and formal sectors in retailing: The case of Santiago pp. 1187-1198 Downloads
Victor E. Tokman

Volume 6, issue 7-8, 1978

Dependency: A formal theory of underdevelopment or a methodology for the analysis of concrete situations of underdevelopment? pp. 881-924 Downloads
Gabriel Palma
Imperialism and development: A critique pp. 925-936 Downloads
Gavin Williams
Growth, technology and the environment in less developed countries: A survey pp. 937-965 Downloads
Jeffrey James
Ecodevelopment: A paradigm for strategic planning?: Comment on James pp. 967-969 Downloads
Ignancy Sachs
Including women in development efforts pp. 971-978 Downloads
George Zeidenstein
Operation of selective credit policies in less developed countries: Certain critical issues pp. 979-990 Downloads
Deena Khatkhate and Delano Villanueva
Flexible exchange rate policy in an open developing economy: The Lebanese experience, 1950-1974 pp. 991-1003 Downloads
Samir Makdisi
Why Mexico's `stabilizing development' was actually destabilizing (with some implications for the future) pp. 1005-1018 Downloads
Clark W. Reynolds
A critical evaluation of popular unity's short-term and financial policy pp. 1019-1029 Downloads
Stephany Griffith-Jones

Volume 6, issue 6, 1978

Crisis in regional economic cooperation (integration) among developing countries: A survey pp. 719-769 Downloads
Constantine V. Vaitsos
Regional economic cooperation among developing countries: Some further considerations pp. 771-777 Downloads
Peter Robson
Can the broken Humpty-Dumpty be put together again and by whom? Comments on the Vaitsos survey pp. 779-782 Downloads
Miguel S. Wionczek
Capitalist development and educational structure pp. 783-796 Downloads
Samuel Bowles
Food insecurity: Magnitude and remedies pp. 797-811 Downloads
Shlomo Reutlinger
The case for selective taxes on goods and services in developing countries pp. 813-825 Downloads
Sijbren Cnossen
Taxation, procurement and collective incentives in Chinese agriculture pp. 827-836 Downloads
A. R. Khan
Multinational corporations and economic nationalism: Conflict over resource development in Canada pp. 837-849 Downloads
Jeanne Kirk Laux and Maureen Appel Molot
Centre-States financial relations in the context of planned development pp. 851-860 Downloads
V. V. Bhatt and Deena R. Khatkhate
Castro market: Slices of economic life in a poor Chilean fishing town pp. 861-880 Downloads
David Morawetz

Volume 6, issue 5, 1978

Editorial note pp. 559-559 Downloads
Jonathan Unger
Meeting basic needs in the People's Republic of China pp. 561-566 Downloads
Dwight Perkins
Mao and the Chinese rural economy pp. 567-581 Downloads
Jack Gray
Collective incentives in the Chinese countryside: Lessons from Chen Village pp. 583-601 Downloads
Jonathan Unger
Efficiency, equality and accumulation in rural China: Notes on the Chinese system of incentives pp. 603-607 Downloads
Keith Griffin
Welfare practices in rural China pp. 609-619 Downloads
Deborah Davis-Friedmann
Development and health care: Is China's medical programme exportable? pp. 621-630 Downloads
David M. Lampton
Agricultural research and extension services in China pp. 631-645 Downloads
Benedict Stavis
China's rural marketing structure pp. 647-662 Downloads
Udo Weiss
Rural marketing in China: A comparative perspective pp. 663-665 Downloads
Uma Lele
Rural Industrialization: A comparison of development planning in China and India pp. 667-680 Downloads
Jon Sigurdson
Political conflict and rural industrialization in China pp. 681-692 Downloads
Carl Riskin
Some reflections on the presence of `rural' or of `urban bias' in China's development policies 1949-1976 pp. 693-707 Downloads
Suzanne Paine
Transferability, exoticism and other forms of dogmatic revisionism pp. 709-713 Downloads
Reginald Herbold Green
Learning from China: Reflections on transferability pp. 715-717 Downloads
R. P. Dore

Volume 6, issue 4, 1978

The integrated programme for commodities pp. 423-435 Downloads
Karsten Laursen
Determinants of exchange-rate regimes for currencies of developing countries: Some preliminary results pp. 437-445 Downloads
Jacob S. Dreyer
Licensing and technology dependence in the Andean group pp. 447-459 Downloads
Lynn Mytelka
Reappraising the Southern African customs union: A comment pp. 461-466 Downloads
Peter Robson
Side-effects of planning in the aid control system pp. 467-478 Downloads
Harry W. Strachan
Coping with poverty in international assistance policy: An evaluation of spatially integrated investment strategies pp. 479-497 Downloads
Dennis A. Rondinelli and Kenneth Ruddle
The fourth mobilization: New phase of the Tachai movement pp. 499-518 Downloads
Neville Maxwell
Population, employment and poverty in the Philippines pp. 519-532 Downloads
R. Wery, Gerry Rodgers and M. J. D. Hopkins
Some arguments for (moderately) capital-intensive development, even in labour-abundant nations pp. 533-543 Downloads
Paul Beckerman
Paul Beckerman: A comment pp. 545-548 Downloads
Frances Stewart
The feasibility of fertility planning -- micro perspectives: Edited by T. Scarlett Epstein and Darrell Jackson (Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1977; pp. 244, including Bibliography) pp. 549-551 Downloads
Joan Chapman
Higher education and social change. Promising experiments in developing countries: Edited by Kenneth W. Thompson, Barbara R. Fogel, Helen E. Danner (New York: Praeger Publishers, 1976; Volume 1, paperback $7.50; Volume 2, paperback $10.00) pp. 551-553 Downloads
Helen Callaway
A turning point for literacy: Edited by Leon Bataille (Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1976) pp. 553-554 Downloads
J. R. Kidd

Volume 6, issue 3, 1978

Growth and improverishment in the middle of the nineteenth century pp. 245-273 Downloads
Irma Adelman and Cynthia Taft Morris
Inequality, technology and payments systems pp. 275-293 Downloads
Frances Stewart
Poverty in the third world: Ugly facts and fancy models pp. 295-304 Downloads
Keith Griffin and Azizur Rahman Khan
Demographic determinants of the distribution of income pp. 305-318 Downloads
Gerry Rodgers
Inter-farm, inter-regional and farm-non-farm income distribution: The impact of the new cereal variaties pp. 319-337 Downloads
Michael Lipton
The death of land reform: A polemic pp. 339-345 Downloads
David Lehmann
The republic of Korea's experience with export-led industrial development pp. 347-382 Downloads
Larry E. Westphal
Economic growth and equity in the Republic of Korea pp. 383-396 Downloads
D. C. Rao
Equity with growth in Taiwan: How `special' is the `special case'? pp. 397-409 Downloads
Gustav Ranis
Basic needs: Some issues pp. 411-421 Downloads
Paul Streeten and Shahid Javed Burki

Volume 6, issue 2, 1978

Introductory note pp. 123-126 Downloads
J. D. Macarthur
The employment and income distribution objectives in the Kuwait fund development assistance pp. 127-129 Downloads
Abdlatif Y. Al-Hamad
Social benefit-cost analysis and the distribution of income pp. 131-138 Downloads
James Mirrlees
Project appraisal and income distribution pp. 139-152 Downloads
Galal A. Amin
Social cost-benefit analysis in practice: Some reflections in the light of case studies using Little-Mirrlees techniques pp. 153-165 Downloads
Frances Stewart
Appraising the distributional aspects of rural development projects: A Kenya case study pp. 167-193 Downloads
J. D. MacArthur
Cost - effectiveness analysis in practice: A case study of domestic water supplies in an African country pp. 195-208 Downloads
R. S. Porter and M. R. Walsh
Project selection for poverty-focused rural development: Simple is optimal pp. 209-219 Downloads
Robert Chambers
A note on some practical limitations of social cost-benefit analysis measures pp. 221-225 Downloads
Abdul-Karim T. Sadik
Themes from the discussion at the Symposium pp. 227-240 Downloads
Galal A. Amin

Volume 6, issue 1, 1978

The objectives of development pp. 1-10 Downloads
Lauchlin Currie
Failures in the strategy against poverty pp. 11-22 Downloads
Thomas Balogh
Freedom and management in primary commodity markets: US imports from developing countries pp. 23-30 Downloads
G. K. Helleiner
The Southern African customs union: A reappraisal pp. 31-43 Downloads
Paul Mosley
Resource mobilization in developing countries: Financial institutions and policies pp. 45-64 Downloads
V. V. Bhatt and Jacob Meerman
Rural development, class structure and bureaucracy in Bangladesh pp. 65-82 Downloads
Harry W. Blair
The changing fortunes of an aristocracy? Determinants of wages and conditions of employment in Kenya pp. 83-95 Downloads
John S. Henley and William J. House
Construction industry in developing countries pp. 97-116 Downloads
Fred Moavenzadeh
Contrived dualism and government policy pp. 117-122 Downloads
Neil B. Ridler
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