Designing Industrial Policy in Latin America: Business-State Relations and the New Developmentalism (Latin American Political Economy) (Hardcover)

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Development economists and practitioners agree that close collaboration between business and government improves industrial policy, yet little research exists on how best to organize that. This book examines three necessary functions--information exchange, authoritative allocation, and reducing rent seeking--across experiences in Latin America.

About the Author


Ben Ross Schneider is Ford International Professor of Political Science at MIT. He taught previously at Princeton University and Northwestern University. Recent books include Business Politics and the State in 20th Century Latin America and Hierarchical Capitalism in Latin America: Business, Labor, and the Challenges of Equitable Development (both with Cambridge University Press).
Product Details
ISBN: 9781137524836
ISBN-10: 1137524839
Publisher: Palgrave Pivot
Publication Date: March 4th, 2015
Pages: 101
Language: English
Series: Latin American Political Economy