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Poverty Traps

Poverty Traps( )
Editor: Bowles, Samuel
Hoff, Karla
Author: Durlauf, Steven N.
ISBN:978-0-691-17093-0
Publication Date:May 2016
Publisher:Princeton University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

Much popular belief--and public policy--rests on the idea that those born into poverty have it in their power to escape. But the persistence of poverty and ever-growing economic inequality around the world have led many economists to seriously question the model of individual economic self-determination when it comes to the poor. In Poverty Traps, Samuel Bowles, Steven Durlauf, Karla Hoff, and the book's other contributors argue that there are many conditions that may trap...
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Book Details
Pages:256
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Poverty & Homelessness
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.396 x 9.048 x 0.594 Inches
Book Weight:0.75 Pounds



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