Week 10: Competing Development Models and Members' Presentations


  1. Introduction:
    • Complexity of Development
    • Core - Periphery
    • Role of Cities, Urbanization
    • Open and Closed Regions
    • Equity vs. Efficiency Debate (Reitsma, p.203)


  2. Models of Development
    • J. Schumpeter
    • W.W. Rostow
    • A.O. Hirschman


  3. Models of Underdevelopment
    • Vicious Circle (Nurske/Myrdal)
    • Dependency Theory (Frank)


  4. Quo Vadis?


  5. Presentations





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