Building new democracies : economic and social reform in Brazil, Chile, and Mexico

Duquette, Michel, 1947- author

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  • Creator Michel Duquette
  • Format Books
  • Publication Toronto, [Ontario] ; Buffalo, [New York] ; London, [England] : University of Toronto Press, 1999. ©1999
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (298 p.)
  • ISBNs 9786612028847, 1282028847, 1442671637


  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • English


  • ""CONTENTS""; ""PREFACE""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I: Domestic Determinants of Economic Reforms""; ""1 Identifying the Variables Relevant to the Study of Adjustment""; ""2 The Determination of the Political Executive to Undertake Market Adjustment""; ""3 The Role of Competent and Honest Technicians""; ""4 The Autonomy of the Reformist State""; ""5 The Influence of Electoral Cycles""; ""6 Privileged Linkages with Corporate Interest Groups""; ""7 A New Relationship between State and Labour""; ""8 Assessing the Economic Performance of Reforms""
  • ""Part II: International Determinants of Economic Reforms""""9 Gaining International Support for Domestic Reform""; ""10 Adjustment through Regional Integration""; ""11 Regional Integration in Support of Market-Oriented Policies""; ""12 Obstacles to Integration in Partially Liberalized Markets""; ""13 Theoretical Linkages between Regional Determinants and Endogenous Variables""; ""14 Will MERCOSUR Support the Consolidation of Southern Cone Democracies?""; ""Part III: Determinants of Social Reforms""; ""15 Adjustment against Justice""
  • ""16 Agrarian Reform and the Modernization of Agriculture""""17 The Issue of Science and Education""; ""18 Public Intervention against Marginality""; ""19 In Search of Political Conditions to Pursue Social Policies""; ""Conclusions""; ""APPENDIX: TABLES""; ""REFERENCES""; ""INDEX""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
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