The Political Economy of Development: An Assessment
Posted: 15 Jul 2009
Date Written: Summer 2009
Research in the field of economic development is increasingly engaged with questions of political economy, of how political choices, institutional structures, and forms of governance influence the economic choices made by governments and citizens. We summarize recent developments in the field and introduce a set of papers that illustrate key themes and methodological innovations associated with the ‘new’ political economy of development.
Keywords: political economy, economic development, D70, O10
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