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Industrialization of Latin America

Lloyd J. Hughlett

Industrialization of Latin America

by Lloyd J. Hughlett

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Published by McGraw-Hill Book Company, inc. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- Latin America

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Lloyd J. Hughlett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC165 .H8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 508 p.
      Number of Pages508
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6500508M
      LC Control Number46008661
      OCLC/WorldCa174161

      When I first saw Sounds and Colours ask for a list of the top books in Latin American history, I assumed such a list would come easily to me. Ideas for books to include, of course, have come easily, but it has been more difficult to select those to highlight. The selection of just a few books to encapsulate the history of a region that spans. "The Dragon in the Room makes a compelling case that China's high growth and broad-based competitiveness is undermining future industrialization possibilities and growth in many Latin American countries. Written in an easily accessible style, this timely book is a must read for policy makers and analysts of Latin American development.

        Chapter 4 considers the shift of Latin America, in the wake of major global shocks, toward State-led industrialization. This new development pattern, dominant in the large and mid-sized economies, was characterized by a focus on industrialization, a significant expansion of the role of the State and an orientation toward the domestic market; the latter feature tended to change with the. This brief article seeks to introduce the reader to this special number on industrialization in contemporary Latin America. It does so considering three issues. First, the importance of industrialization in sustaining high rates of economic growth leading to high levels of income per capita. Second, the long-standing debate in global historiography regarding the successes and failures of.

      Title: Import Substitution and Industrialization in Latin America: Experiences and Interpretations Created Date: Z. Import substitution industrialization (ISI), development strategy focusing on promoting domestic production of previously imported goods to foster industrialization. Import substitution industrialization (ISI) was pursued mainly from the s through the s in Latin America—particularly in Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico—and in some parts of Asia and Africa.


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In an era where import substitution, and all forms of industrial policy, are anathema to mainstream economics, and to policy makers in Latin America, this book provides a provocative, and soundly researched, challenge: it argues that much of the competitive base that these countries have, both in processing their natural resources and in other manufacturing, is traceable to past policies of Cited by: 4.

Industrialization of Latin America. New York ; London: McGraw-Hill, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd J Hughlett.

This book concentrates on two key themes in Latin American economic development - industrialization and urbanization - both of which are key issues in the social sciences in developing countries. It examines the nature and spatial patterns of industrialization and urbanization, looks at how the processes have evolved historically, and explores current by:   Originally published inIndustrialization and Urbanization in Latin America focuses on the process of industrialisation in Latin America.

The book links together the distinctive process of industrialisation to wider issues of urban and regional development in Latin by: Originally published inIndustrialization and Urbanization in Latin America focuses on the process of industrialisation in Latin America.

The book links together the distinctive process of industrialisation to wider issues of urban and regional development in Latin America. Industrialization of Latin America.

(Book, ) [] Get this from a library. Industrialization of Latin America. Share this book. Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by CoverBot. | History. An edition of The process of industrialization in Latin America () The process of industrialization in Latin America.

Round table, Inter-American. Manufacturing Miracles. Paths of Industrialization in Latin America and East Asia. book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Few obs 4/5(2). This is Haber’s main thesis, as he reinterprets the history of Latin American industrialization.

For one, he points to the fact that Latin America did have a substantial industrial sector well before the s. This chapter discusses the industrialization of Latin America and the New International Economic Order. In Latin America industrialization was identified as an affirmation of national economic independence and as a means of overcoming external imbalances.

Likewise the development process was linked with the modernization concept and with the constant absorption of. Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days. Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

In the s, 'protection', 'import substitution' and 'intervention' have become dirty words, part of the 'leyenda negra' of Latin America development in the postwar period. This book attempts a fresh look at the controversial years between the end of the Second World War and the point when, at varying.

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He is the author of How Latin America Fell Behind: Essays on the Economic Histories of Brazil and Mexico, ; Industry and Underdevelopment: The Industrialization of Mexico, ; and The Politics of Property Rights: Political Instability, Credible Commitments, and Economic Growth in Mexico, (with Armando Razo and Noel.

Why has no country in Latin America reached living standards like those enjoyed by other countries. In a new book, The Economics of Contemporary Latin America, Beatriz Armendáriz and Felipe Larraín analyze the historical roots of Latin America’s economic and social development dating back to the colonial times.

We talked to Felipe Larraín, Professor of Economics at the Catholic. During this period, many countries in Latin America underwent great transformation in terms of industrialization and urbanization. In Brazil, industrialization started in the s as Brazil attempted recover from the destruction it had suffered during the colonial era as well as during the WWI.

Paths of Industrialization in Latin America and East Asia These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by.

As noted by one historian, ISI was successful in fostering a great deal of social and economic development in Latin America: "By the early s, domestic industry supplied 95% of Mexico's and 98% of Brazil's consumer goods.

Between andLatin America's industrial output went up six times, keeping well ahead of population growth. import substitution industrialization(ISI). It treats the role of the state as a devel- opmental actor and introduces the exchange rate and trade tools used to promote industrialization.

It concludes by evaluating the performance of import substitution industrialization as an answer to the puzzle of how to promote development in Latin America. Walter LaFeber’s Inevitable Revolutions looks at the US/Latin-American relationship from a slightly different perspective.

It complements Schoultz’s book well because it focuses, very specifically, on the countries of Central America. It covers a shorter timeframe, picking up when the United States first intervened militarily in Central America at the turn of the 20th century.

Latin America's industrialization was kick-started by an endogenous process of economic development, the roots of which were found in the growth of the so-called export economy. Over time, governments played larger roles in the process of industrial by: Industrial policies seek to change a country’s production structure, which implies the creation of new industries.

In Latin America import substitution industrialization prioritized the creation of new sectors and the diversification of the production structures, with the objective of changing the prevalent specialization pattern and increasing the weight of technology-intensive activities.

The Industrial Revolution completely transformed the United States until it eventually grew into the largest economy in the world and became the most powerful global superpower.

The industrial revolution occurred in a number of places across the world including England, North America, Continental Europe, Eastern Europe and Asia. While the first phase of the industrial revolution.