CEPAL Review

Cepal Review is the leading journal for the study of economic and social development issues in Latin America and the Caribbean. Edited by the Economic Commission for Latin America, each issue focuses on economic trends, industrialization, income distribution, technological development and monetary systems, as well as the implementation of economic reform and transfer of technology. Written in English and Spanish (Revista de la Cepal), each tri-annual issue offers approximately 12 studies and essays undertaken by authoritative experts or gathered from conference proceedings.

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Agents of ‘development’

The author contends that the analysis of development has now entered into a phase of perplexity and disillusionment. “Development” of a sort has taken place, according to conventional statistical indicators, but seem s to have reached an im passe. Neither collective nor professional agents have consistently played the parts assigned to them in the 1950s and 1960s.

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