The world economy: a millennial perspective [book review] opment since , Maddison assesses the evolution of the West and its connections with. The World Economy: A Millennial Perspective. By Angus Maddison. Paris: OECD Devel- opment Centre Studies, Pp. $, paper. World income. Angus Maddison provides a comprehensive view of the growth and levels of world population since the year when rich countries of today were poorer than.
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I am not an economist or an historian but I still found this book interesting, as it gives a global outlook on the economy and the reason of the advancement of of different economies at different times.
The World Economy: A Millennial Perspective
Emrys rated it really liked it Nov 04, John rated it really liked it Aug 06, Finally got to this; one of the two fundamental books the other being “Farewell to Alms” on the long-term development of the human economy.
This monumental reference is a “must” for scholars mavdison economics and economic history, and casual readers will also find much of interest.
This one was a good value, having both the historical perspective and methodology and the accompanying tables all in one book. Available in print paperback and electronic format pdf.
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Nrupal Sanil marked it as to-read Aug 30, I found it a bit counter-intuitive not to handle the MENA region as one block, instead talking about Asia ecoomy Africa in pwrspective. Solitudo rated it really liked it Jan 01, Nevertheless, an indispensable resource for anyone trying to understand global development and our world’s economic history.
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Angus Maddison provides a comprehensive view of the growth and levels of world population since the year Lokesh marked it owrld to-read Nov 26, Tri Pham rated it really liked it Jun 27, I would love it if the authors give an addendum covering the first 10 years of this millennium.
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This is because the MENA region had a somewhat similar economic behavior especially for the first years of the millennium madeison the last 50 years, teh behavior is generally different than the rest of Asia and Africa. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Rishabh marked it as to-read Jun 29, Bhanuprasad Shamanna rated it it was amazing Nov 06, The book is a sequel to the author’s Monitoring the World Economy: Alejandra marked it as to-read May 17, Open Preview See a Problem?
The World Economy: A Millennial Perspective by Angus Maddison
The first is a pioneering effort to quantify the economic performance of nations over the very long term. The gap between the world leader, the United States and the poorest region, Africa, is now 20 to 1.
Paperbackpages. Alexander marked it as to-read Jan 07, Stephen rated it it was amazing Oct 07, A definitive guide to appreciate the quantum changes that ‘global normalisation’ will manifest. A Millennial Perspective Development Centre. Ediciones Mundi-Prensawww. Tarek marked it as to-read May 07, This new edition contains STATlinks, a service providing access to worldd underlying data online in Excel format.
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No trivia or quizzes yet. Amazingly detailed and meticulous quantification of the world’s economic performance over a millenium, leaving no lands, no civilisations, no society uncharted. Trivia About The World Economy Return to Book Page. Rosa Gaerlan marked it as to-read Jan 24, To ask other readers questions about The World Economyplease sign up. Oct 15, Jeff Greason rated it it was amazing. The Chinese edition is available from: This book is not yet featured on Listopia.
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