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    • The Quest for Prosperity

    • How Developing Economies Can Take Off
    • By: Justin Yifu Lin
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 11 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 9

    How can developing countries grow their economies? Most answers to this question center on what the rich world should or shouldn't do for the poor world. In The Quest for Prosperity, Justin Yifu Lin--the first non-Westerner to be chief economist of the World Bank - focuses on what developing nations can do to help themselves.Since the end of the Second World War, prescriptions for economic growth have come and gone. Often motivated more by ideology than practicality, these blueprints have had mixed success on the ground.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good review by an economist responsible for China’rise

    • By James L. Haynes on 12-12-18

    Regular price: $24.95