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Getting better
why global development is succeeding : and how we can improve the world even more
Charles Kenny

Published 2011 by Basic Books in New York, NY .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Abandoning hope
The bad news : diverging incomes
The worse news : it's hard to raise growth rates
The good news : the end of the Malthusian trap
The better news : the great convergence in quality of life
The great news : the best things in life are cheap
Drivers of the better life : innovation, ideas, and institutions
Policies for the quality of life
The global agenda
Conclusion : realistic optimism.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
306
Library of Congress
HD75 .K46 2011

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Pagination
x, 246p.
Number of pages
256

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24384254M
ISBN 13
9780465020157
LC Control Number
2010037680
OCLC/WorldCat
657595508

History

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