Road to Growth : How Lagging Economies Become Prosperous


McMAHON, Fred. Road to Growth : How Lagging Economies Become Prosperous. [Foreword by John Bruton. Introduction by Brian Lee Crawley]. Halifax: Atlantic Institute for Market Studies, 2000. Second Printing. Pp. (4),[5]-223,(1). 8vo, ilustrated white card covers with green lettering to front cover andspine. "This book is about how a disparate platoon of economies -- Ireland , the Netherlands, Georgia, Massachusetts, and Michigan -- went from being laggards to economic stars. [...] The examples Fred McMahon has gathered [...] should be comforting news for lagging regions, like Atlantic Canada, that are still searching for the key to success." - from the introduction. Contents: 1. Policies That Work; 2. The Celtic Tiger; 3. The Dutch Miracle; 4. Growth and Recovery in the United States; 5. Conclusion. Very good. 12.50

Title: Road to Growth : How Lagging Economies Become Prosperous

Author Name: McMAHON, Fred. BRUTON, John, foreword. CROWLEY, Brian Lee, intro.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Atlantic Institute for Market Studies, Halifax, 2000, ISBN:1896928021:

Seller ID: 104315

Keywords: NEWFOUNDLAND ECONOMICS CANADA ECONOMIC GROWTH ATLANTIC PROVINCES NOVA SCOTIA IRELAND IRISH AMERICAN,