From Crisis to Equitable Growth. New Development Agenda for Latin America

Rob Vos

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The alternative of a basic needs strategy is discussed in the light of the present economic crisis in Latin America. The book concludes that the recession hits Latin America's poorest the hardest. A basic needs approach is suggested as a reply to the current practice of adjustment policies and as a long-term solution to the basic needs problem. Contributions in the volume discuss research methodologies and policy experiences for the design of basic needs strategies in Latin America.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Place of PublicationAvebury
Number of pages144
Publication statusPublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes

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