TITLE

The political economy of North-South relations: How much change?

AUTHOR(S)
Hansen, Roger D.
PUB. DATE
September 1975
SOURCE
International Organization;Autumn75, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p921
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
At the present time the spectrum of views on the probabilities for major change in the present political economy of North-South relations is very broad. Some scholars predict a significant increase in the bargaining strength of the developing countries; others suggest that the asymmetrical interdependencies in today's political economy are unlikely to produce major alterations in North-South bargaining power in the near future. This article examines some of the empirical and theoretical evidence which seems most relevant to the outcome of the present conflict between the Third World and the industrialized states and concludes that arguments predicting major structural changes in. North-South economic relations may have overstated their case.
ACCESSION #
5182545

 

Related Articles

  • Asian wave is far from over.  // BRW;2/15/2007, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p20 

    The article argues that economic growth in Asia can be attributed to the region's high savings rates. The author dispels myths that Asia's economic growth came from cheating on exchange rates or import quotas, miracle productivity growth and moral superiority. The region's continued economic...

  • THE ECONOMIC COLLAPSE OF AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN DUALISM, 1914-1918. Wargelin, Clifford F. // East European Quarterly;Fall2000, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p261 

    Focuses on the results of the economic unity between Austria and Hungary from 1914 to 1918. Factors that influenced the economic situation after the dualism; Problems associated with the dualism; Details on the situation of the Austro-Hungarian dualism economy.

  • Methodological Aspects of the Assessment of Innovative Activity of the Regions of Belarus. Stelmakh, Natalya // Science & Innovations;May2012, Vol. 111 Issue 5, p32 

    Nowadays the innovative economy formation is one of the global problem the developing countries face. However determination of economic efficient ways of development is possible only under adequate estimation of the existing situation and circling of definite tendencies. The article gives a...

  • Capital Account Liberalization, Institutions and Economic Growth. Saidi, Hichem // Journal of Business Studies Quarterly;Mar2014, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p69 

    The objective of this paper is to rule on the contribution of the institutions in the explanation of the relation opening-growth. An examination of certain considerable work showed that a low institutional quality posts a deficit during the periods of liberalization. Empirically, we managed to...

  • DEVELOPING COUNTRIES: GROWTH, CRISIS AND REFORM. Joia, Radu Marcel; Babonea, Alina Mihaela // International Conference : CKS - Challenges of the Knowledge Soc;Jan2010, p1260 

    Until present, the specialists have only studied the economic situation in developed countries which are gifted with a large capital and qualified personnel. The economy in these countries usually engenders a high level of the gross domestic product. The USA and the Western Europe were among the...

  • Does the Agreement on Safeguards Frustrate Its Own Purpose? Sudhakar, T. V. G. N.; Reddy, J. Adithya // ICFAI Journal of International Business Law;Oct2007, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p8 

    Since the inception of the Agreement on Safeguards (ASG), there has been a steep rise in the number of safeguard measures taken by countries despite every safeguard measure challenged before the Panel or Appellate Body (AB) being struck down for failing to meet the requirements. The main purpose...

  • ICTs and Economic Growth in Developing Countries.  // DAC Journal;2004, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p7 

    This report reviews recent OECD research on the impact of ICTs in the OECD countries and asks whether similar impacts can be expected in the different circumstances of the developing world. It considers the relationship between these findings, the "digital divide" and the wider aim of...

  • The Tyranny of Concepts: CUDIE (Cumulated, Depreciated, Investment Effort) Is Not Capital. Pritchett, Lant // Journal of Economic Growth;Dec2000, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p361 

    The cost of public investment is not the increment to the value ofpublic capital. Unlike with private investors, there is no plausiblebehavioral model in which every dollar that the public sectorspends as ``investment'' creates economically valuable ``capital.''While this simple analytic point...

  • Integrity Reform in Developing Countries. Lewis, Melea Jane; Shacklock, Arthur; Connors, Carmel Majella; Sampford, Charles // Public Integrity;Summer2013, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p243 

    National Integrity Systems have been developed to assist in governance reform. This article outlines the development of such an assessment, and describes a specific project-the National Integrity System of Georgia. Applying systems methodology and learning, especially within developing...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics