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Read instantly in your browser. Rural Progress, Rural Decay: Neoliberal Adjustment Policies and Local Initiatives. ISBN-13: 978-1565491700. Unique features: -First book to examine how well rural development projects cope with structural adjustment programs, and how well they deal with inequalities of asset distribution and power -Explores a range of grassroots development initiatives in Ecuador -Offers a critical perspective on how macroeconomic conditions would have to change for achieving grassroots-based development.

ISBN: 978-1-56549-171-7. Using Ecuador as a representative example, the authors of Rural Progress, Rural Decay explore the consequences of neoliberal macroeconomic policies for equitable development-and demonstrate that NGOs can make little headway in promoting "poor people's entrepreneurship" in what remains an essentially ed economic and political environment. Liisa L. North is professor emerita of political science at York University. John D. Cameron is associate professor of international development studies at Dalhousie University.

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Rural Progress, Rural Decay: Neoliberal Adjustment Policies and Local Initiatives.

* Profiles Ecuador as a broadly applicable case study to explore grassroots development initiatives* Stresses how macroeconomic conditions must change to achieve equitable developmentHow do rural development programs, especially those run by nongovernmental organizations, contend with the forces of structural adjustment programs and economic liberalization? Rural Progress, Rural Decay asserts that NGOs make little progress in promoting equitable development and "poor people’s entrepreneurship" in an economic and political environment dominated by big business. The editors probe the adverse consequences of neoliberal macroeconomic policies on development in low-income countries. This illuminating study is a necessary read for those interested in local communities in Latin America and other parts of the developing world.

Rural Progress, Rural Decay: Neoliberal Adjustment Policies and Local Initiatives epub download

ISBN13: 978-1565491717

ISBN: 1565491718

Author: Liisa L. North,John D. Cameron

Category: Other

Subcategory: Social Sciences

Language: English

Publisher: Kumarian Press (July 2003)

Pages: 288 pages

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