For courses on economic development
Accessible theory, relevant policy issues, and the latest data and research, in the context of a thorough introduction to the developing world.
Economic Development, - the leading textbook in this field - provides students with a complete and balanced introduction to the requisite theory, driving policy issues, and latest research. Todaro and Smith take a policy-oriented approach, presenting economic theory in the context of critical policy debates and country-specific case studies, to see how theory relates to the problems and prospects of developing countries.
New to this edition
* Findings Boxes - new intuitive introductions to important recent research
* Global Crisis - up-to-date challenges and opportunities for developing countries
* Policy Analysis and case studies - review great progress in many developing countries, plus big challenges such as violent conflict and climate change; insights from comparative case studies such as Costa Rica, Guatemala and Honduras.
Publisher: Pearson Education Limited
Number of pages: 892
Weight: 1484 g
Dimensions: 254 x 206 x 31 mm
Edition: 12th New edition
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