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Planning for balanced social and economic development

Planning for balanced social and economic development

six country case studies.


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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

SeriesST/SOA/56, E/CN.5/346/Rev.1
ContributionsUnited Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi,281p. ;
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15521471M

  The concept underscores economic, social and environmental development as core pillars and value systems for sustainability [3, 4]. The 17 sustainable development goals [SDGs] enunciated by the United Nations for the – agenda are the platform on which environmental, economic and social progress is predicated globally. Social dispositions support economic and social development Weber (): Calvinist ethic pushed economic growth New Dualism Balanced Growth Unbalanced Growth Influenced countries with Central Planning Critique: S and P.G assumed exogenous. o The key to development is to mobilize savings to generate the investment to set in motion self generating economic growth. o Development can stall at stage 3 for lack of savings – % of GDP required. If the domestic Savings rate is 5%, then international aid/loan must total % in order to plug the ‘savings gap’.

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