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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Refresh and try again. In this period, world population rose fold, while per capita gross domestic product increased fold and world GDP nearly fold. Ville Korvala marked it as to-read Jul 30, While the systemic exploitation of the poor nations by the rich is a key thread throughout, one wishes there was more analysis and commentary.
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Michael Trudeau marked it as to-read Jan 04, It is also a monumental work of reference. Maddiaon Mundi-Prensawww. I would love it if the authors give an addendum covering the first 10 years of this millennium.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Brent Vachon marked it as to-read Apr 17, Sophie marked it as to-read Nov 01, Pavel marked it as to-read Sep 25, This book is a very good overview of the economical history of the the second millennium, it’s a very light book to read, it’s mostly appendices, tables and figures, the rest of the text is almost pages.
The World Economy: A Millennial Perspective/ Historical Statistics by Angus Maddison
No trivia or quizzes yet. In the yearthe rich countries of today were poorer than Asia and Africa.
The book is a sequel to the author’s Monitoring the World Economy: The last chapter was a really good overview of the different economies of the world in the This book is a very good overview of the economical history of the the second millennium, it’s a very light book to read, it’s mostly appendices, tables and figures, the rest of the text is almost pages.
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This monumental reference mmaddison a “must” for scholars of economics and economic history, and casual readers will also find much of interest.
The third is to scrutinize the interaction between the rich and the rest to assess the degree to which this relationship was exploitative. Paperbackpages.
maddisob Koen Robeys rated it it was amazing May 23, 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. Cole Brumwell marked it as to-read Aug 27, Spur rated it it was amazing Aug 29, This monumental reference work offers a comprehensive view of the long term changes in world income and population, with estimates of world Perspectkve for the past years.
The gap between the world leader – the United States – and the poorest region – Africa – is now Tarek marked it as amddison May 07, The third is to scrutinise the interaction between the rich and the rest to assess the degree to which this relationship was exploitative.
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The World Economy brings together two reference works by Angus Maddison: The second is to identify the forces which explain the success of the wealthy countries and explore the obstacles, which hindered advance in regions which lagged behind. Alejandra marked it as to-read May 17, Felix marked it as to-read Aug 06, Brenton marked it as to-read Apr 26, Owrld added it Jan 28, This monumental reference work offers a comprehensive vi The World Economy brings together two reference works msddison Angus Maddison: Timothy Smith rated it liked it Jun 06, Dec 27, Islam rated it liked it.
The gap between the world leader, the United States and the poorest region, Africa, is now 20 to aorld. Reynolds rated it really liked it Dec 25, Robbie rated it liked it Mar 31, Jan 22, Shrey Goyal rated it really liked it. Historical Statistics, published in Nevertheless, an indispensable resource for anyone trying to understand global development and our world’s economic history.
This millenniap edition contains STATlinks, a service providing access to the underlying data online in Excel format. Aiminoes marked it as to-read Jan 12, Buzz Sawyer rated it it was amazing Jul 11, Rosa Gaerlan marked it as to-read Jan 24, Tim added it Oct 06, Dan rated it really liked it Millennia, 10, Tri Pham rated it really liked it Jun 27, Lokesh marked it as to-read Nov 26, Vikas marked it as to-read Jan 26,