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Beating the OddsJump-Starting Developing Countries

Beating the Odds: Jump-Starting Developing Countries

Justin Yifu Lin and Célestin Monga

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691192338
eISBN:
9781400884681
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691192338.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Countries that ignite a process of rapid economic growth almost always do so while lacking what experts say are the essential preconditions for development, such as good infrastructure and ... More

The Empire TrapThe Rise and Fall of U.S. Intervention to Protect American Property Overseas, 1893-2013

The Empire Trap: The Rise and Fall of U.S. Intervention to Protect American Property Overseas, 1893-2013

Noel Maurer

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691155821
eISBN:
9781400846603
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691155821.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Throughout the twentieth century, the U.S. government willingly deployed power, hard and soft, to protect American investments all around the globe. Why did the United States get into the business of ... More

Sovereign Wealth FundsLegitimacy, Governance, and Global Power

Sovereign Wealth Funds: Legitimacy, Governance, and Global Power

Gordon L. Clark, Adam D. Dixon, and Ashby H.B. Monk

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691142296
eISBN:
9781400846511
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691142296.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The worldwide rise of sovereign wealth funds is emblematic of the ongoing transformation of nation-state economic prospects. This book maps the global footprints of these financial institutions, ... More

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