Achieving Broad-Based Sustainable Development: Governance, Environment, and Growth with Equity

Synopsis

• Lays out successes and failures of past development strategies
• Constructs a new strategy to merge the strengths of market capitalism with necessary government interventions

This popular textbook presents a holistic approach to achieving more equitable and sustainable development policies that surpass the narrow goal of economic growth. The authors clarify the goals of twentieth century development efforts and propose new ways to incorporate social, cultural, environmental, and political strategies in the formation of truly sustainable development.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • West Hartford, CT
Publication year:
  • 1997