The politics of economic policy reform in developing countries

Various social groups may oppose economic reforms such as currency devaluation, privatization of state firms, and the elimination of consumer (food) subsidies because of doubts about the benefitse of these reforms or because they believe that these reforms will harm their economic interests. Whether...

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Main Author: Adams, Richard H.
Corporate Author: World Bank Poverty Reduction and Economic Management
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, DC World Bank, Poverty Reduction and Economic Management Network, Poverty Division 2000, [2000]
Series:Policy research working paper
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Collection: World Bank E-Library Archive - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Various social groups may oppose economic reforms such as currency devaluation, privatization of state firms, and the elimination of consumer (food) subsidies because of doubts about the benefitse of these reforms or because they believe that these reforms will harm their economic interests. Whether such opposition can stall reform depends on the aggregate political weight of the affected social groups
Item Description:"September 2000"--Cover. - Includes bibliographical references (p. 37-41). - Title from title screen as viewed on Oct. 09, 2002
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