Published June 1979
by Unipub .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Approaches to the science of socio-economic development. Paris, Unesco, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Peter Lengyel; Raymond Aron. This non-technical introduction to development studies explores the dynamics of socio-economic development and stagnation in developing countries. Thoroughly updated and revised, this second edition includes new material on the effects of the financial crisis, the emergence of the BRICS economies, the role of institutions in development and the accelerated growth of economies in . This book on development by Prof. Adam Szirmai, published 15 June by Cambridge University Press, explores the dynamics of socio-economic development and stagnation in developing countries. Here the author sets out the essential context. Throughout the book there’s one key concept: productive capacity. The socio-economic approach to management (SEAM) is an umbrella for the socio-economic theory, the SEAM change intervention, and SEAM management tools and tactics. These three elements are much intertwined — the theory feeds the practice, which in turn is based on theory.
Taking a comparative approach, Szirmai places contemporary debates within their broader contexts and combines insights and theories from economics, economic history, political science, anthropology and soci- ology. Each chapter includes comparative statistics and time series for thirty-one developing Size: KB. International Development is a comprehensive inquiry into the field of socio-economic development founded on an understanding that economic advancement involves transformation of society. It explores successful developmental strategies but also tries to identify factors behind failed endeavours and the human costs associated with them. Socio-economic development of any region or area depends upon various factors or components, which belong to different parameters and it is very difficult task to discuss each and every component of socio-economic development in detail. However, here, few major components of socio-economic development are worked out. These are the following File Size: KB. Albert Hirschman is a European intellectual who migrated to the United States. This book was written after his wide experience in Latin American policy-making for economic development. The reason I cite this book is that he is one of the early proponents of what in recent years has been revived as the political-economy approach to development.
The dominance of economics at the expense of politics, and the imposition of development aid neoliberal conditionalities act as barriers to socio-economic development in aid recipient countries. Socio-economic development having said that is a system that tries to distinguish both the social and the economic necessities of any community and attempt to make programs that would deal with those necessities in ways that are useful and to the greatest advantage of the populace in the mean time. The central notion is to discover approaches. Socio-economic development of any region or area depends upon various factors or components, which belong to different parameters and it is very difficult task to discuss each and every component of socio-economic development in detail. However, here, few major components of socio-economic development are worked out. These are the following. Development theory, cluster of research and theories on economic and political development.. The emergence of development theory. The use of the term development to refer to national economic growth emerged in the United States beginning in the s and in association with a key American foreign policy concern: how to shape the future of the newly independent states in ways that would .