Now showing items 1-10 of 41
How to neutralize the Dutch disease notwithstanding the natural resources curse
This paper discusses two closely related concepts – the Dutch disease and the natural resource curse – and a third one, exchange rate populism, associated to the curse. The Dutch disease is a long-term overvaluation of the ...
Desenvolvimento econômico, sofisticação produtiva e valor-trabalho
In this paper, I discuss the historical (not the normative) concept of economic development, distinguish it from human development, reassert its identification with industrialization or structural change or productive ...
Produtividade e complexidade econômica: uma análise do caso brasileiro
In the context of economic development, this study has as its main objective to explorer the relationship between international trade and productivity. After making a wide review on theories of international trade and ...
Modelos de estado desenvolvimentista
O estado desenvolvimentista está situado entre o estado liberal e o estatismo. Todas as revoluções industriais foram realizadas no quadro de estados desenvolvimentistas, que assumiram várias formas ou modelos, conforme o ...
Democracy and growth in pre-industrial countries
This paper distinguishes three types of countries (rich, middle-income, and pre-industrial) and focus on the latter, which, in contrast to the other two, didn’t complete their industrial and capitalist revolutions. Can ...
After the demise of neoliberalism but not of conservatism, a third developmentalism?
Neoliberalism and developmentalism are the two alternative forms of economic and political organization of capitalism. Since the 2008 global financial crisis we see the demise of neoliberalism in rich countries, as state ...
Reflecting on new developmentalism and classical developmentalism
This paper, first, distinguishes new developmentalism, a new theoretical system that is being created, from really existing developmentalism – a form of organizing capitalism. Second, it distinguishes new developmentalism ...
A theoretical framework for new developmentalism
(Taylor and Francis, 2014)
Ignacy Sachs e a nave espacial Terra
(Editora 34, 2013-06-01)
This paper is a short survey of the work of Ignacy Sachs - one of the pioneers of structuralist development economics and an outstanding economist dedicated to environmental economics. Sachs is Polish and a disciple of ...
The value of the exchange rate and the dutch disease
This paper revisits the original (2008) paper on the Dutch disease, which defined it by the existence of two exchange rate equilibriums (the current and the industrial exchange rate equilibriums). Its novelty is in claiming ...