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Catching up - What LDSs can do, and how others can help

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Despite solid gains made during the last decade, the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are not keeping pace with other countries and the gap between them and the rest of the developing world has in fact widened.

In this new publication, economist and award-winning author of The Bottom Billion, Paul Collier, puts forward that there are many policies that could have been effective in enabling LDCs to reduce this differentiation, but due to a lack of strategic focus this has not been achieved. Collier argues that the only actors who can lead this process are the governments of LDCs themselves working together towards clear and well-founded goals. He outlines potential future problems such as the extraction of natural resources and the threat of climate change, as well as strategies to best counter them.

The book is in excellent condition throughout.

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Author(s):
Collier, Paul
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2011
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1849290512
ISBN-13:
9781849290517
Number of pages:
79
Publisher:
Commonwealth Secretariat
Title:
Catching up - What LDSs can do, and how others can help

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Despite solid gains made during the last decade, the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are not keeping pace with other countries and the gap between them and the rest of the developing world has in fact widened.

In this new publication, economist and award-winning author of The Bottom Billion, Paul Collier, puts forward that there are many policies that could have been effective in enabling LDCs to reduce this differentiation, but due to a lack of strategic focus this has not been achieved. Collier argues that the only actors who can lead this process are the governments of LDCs themselves working together towards clear and well-founded goals. He outlines potential future problems such as the extraction of natural resources and the threat of climate change, as well as strategies to best counter them.

The book is in excellent condition throughout.

Author(s):
Collier, Paul
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2011
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1849290512
ISBN-13:
9781849290517
Number of pages:
79
Publisher:
Commonwealth Secretariat
Title:
Catching up - What LDSs can do, and how others can help

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