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From The World Bank Group Documents and Reports Archive
World Development Report 1991
The Challenge of Development
File 9696

Foreword
Table of Contents, Definitions and data notes,etc.
Overview
- The world economy in transition
- Paths to development
- Elements of a market-friendly approach
- Rethinking the state
- Priorities for action
1. The world economy in transition
- The long view
- The setting for development
- Prospects for world development
- Quantitative global scenarios for the 1990s
2. Paths to development
- The evolution of approaches to development
- The determinants of the growth of income
- Components of overall development
- The way forward
3. Investing in people
- Welfare and growth
- Challenges in human development
- Public policy
4. The climate for enterprise
- Entrepreneurs unleashed
- Enterprise in agriculture
- Empowering the manufacturer
- Evidence on the productivity of investment projects
5. Integration with the global economy
- Channels of technology transfer
- Labor flows and direct foreign investment
- Trade policy and economic growth
- Conditions for success in trade reform
- The global climate for trade
6. The macroeconomic foundation
- Policies to promote stability and growth
- Booms and busts
- From stabilization to growth
- The art of reform
- Investment and saving
- Global economic conditions
7. Rethinking the state
- The political economy of development
- Remedies: democracy and institutions?
- Equity and redistribution
- Reforming the public sector
8. Priorities for action
- Tasks for global action
- Specific actions that work
- A global challenge
Technical note
Bibliographical note
Statistical Appendix
World Development Indicators
Technical notes
Data sources
Related themes:
- Aid
- Bureaucracy
- Debt
- Decentralization
- Dependency theory
- Development
- Development Economics
- Economic Policies
- Employment/Unemployment
- Foreign Direct Investment
- Gender
- Human Rights
- Human Development
- Hunger
- Inequality/social exclusion
- Informal sector
- Labour Market
- Microfinance
- Migration
- Poverty
- Privatization
- PRSP
- State/Civil Society/Development
- Sustainable Development
- Transnational Corporations
- Urbanization

- Complete list of development themes