Download Development Under Stress by Saman Kelegama PDF

By Saman Kelegama

This ebook examines quite a few impediments confronted within the improvement method and implementation of reforms in Sri Lanka, relatively after financial liberalization in 1977. the writer keeps that it's a case of improvement lower than rigidity the place the result has been a ways lower than the country's strength. The booklet describes key gains of the Sri Lankan socio-political and economy that avoided the rustic from attaining better degrees of financial progress. It explains why it might no longer fit the industrial achievements of South Korea and Malaysia-countries that had comparable according to capita source of revenue degrees to that of Sri Lanka within the Fifties. The e-book is split into 5 components. the 1st half examines 50 years of monetary improvement and the demanding situations forward; the second one discusses the industrial liberalization debate; the 3rd half appears to be like at macroeconomic administration in the course of tough instances; the fourth appears to be like at sectoral matters near to and agriculture; and the ultimate half examines employment and poverty.

Show description

Read or Download Development Under Stress PDF

Similar success books

How to Make Money by Fast Trading: A Guide to Success (Perspectives in Business Culture)

All over the realm progressively more individuals are viewing buying and selling the markets as a worthy resource of extra source of revenue or perhaps as a brand new profession choice. Sitting in entrance of a computer, they can connect with their broker’s buying and selling platform and purchase or promote at the global industry resources of all types: gold, oil, stocks, bonds, etc. this day, it really is now not an issue to “be short” on virtually any type of asset. This ebook is a perfect consultant on tips to earn cash by way of quickly buying and selling. will probably be specially important for these wishing to alternate of their spare time with a constrained volume of capital. diversified kinds of buying and selling, together with scalping, day buying and selling, and swing buying and selling, are truly defined, with recommendation on the way to steer clear of universal error. additionally, the “Donkey” buying and selling process – a approach designed for everyone – is absolutely defined. utilizing this ebook, the reader will easy methods to deal with possibility appropriately, maximizing the chance of success.

Awaken the Giant Within: How to Take Immediate Control of Your Mental, Emotional, Physical and Financial Destiny!

Get up and Take keep an eye on of Your existence!
Anthony Robbins, the nation's chief within the technology of top functionality, exhibits you his leading recommendations and strategies for studying your feelings, your physique, your relationships, your funds, and your existence. The said professional within the psychology of switch, Anthony Robbins presents a step by step software educating the elemental classes of self-mastery that would aid you notice your real goal, take regulate of your lifestyles and harness the forces that form your future.

Attitude Is Everything for Success

Every body wishes good fortune and is able to reaching it. Having what you really wish starts off with adopting a successful perspective. by means of definitely channelling your perspective and concepts, utilizing empowering language and taking motion, youll be sufficiently built to effectively accomplish any aim. angle is every little thing for fulfillment includes morsels of knowledge and easy-to-learn instruments that can assist you alongside your trip.

Additional info for Development Under Stress

Sample text

The next section provides a brief survey of the former period and highlights the factors that constrained economic progress. A survey of the 1977–97 period highlights the major weaknesses in the economic system during that period followed by some concluding remarks. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DURING THE 50 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE 39 The Story from 1948–77: A Review What happened during this period has been extensively discussed in the existing literature. The observations made in these studies would be useful in making an assessment on the economic policy framework of this period.

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DURING THE 50 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE 53 Implementing the first Budget of the new regime was by no means an easy task. The majority of those in the existing private sector who were so used to the ‘licensing raj’, were against any attempts to liberalise the economy. So were the bureaucracy, most parliamentarians of the ruling party including some leading Cabinet members, the media, and so on. But despite this resistance, a small group around the Minister of Finance, with the backing of the prime minister, took a bold measure towards liberalising the economy.

37. FAO (1999), ‘Food Security and Nutrition: Sri Lanka’, FAO Office, Colombo (mimeo). ILO (1971), Matching Employment Opportunities & Expectations—A Programme of Action for Ceylon, Report and Technical Papers, Geneva. IPS (2005), Sri Lanka: State of the Economy—2005, Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, Colombo. Isenman, P. (1980), ‘Basic Needs: The Case of Sri Lanka’, World Development, Vol. 8, March. Kelegama, S. and C. Rodrigo (2004), ‘Economic Theory and Development Practice: Stiglitz’s Critique and the Sri Lankan Experience’, in Partha Nath Mukherji and Chandan Sengupta (eds), Indigeneity and Universality in Social Science: A South Asian Response, Sage Publications, New Delhi.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.43 of 5 – based on 26 votes