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The economic development of Canada

Richard W. T. Pomfret

The economic development of Canada

by Richard W. T. Pomfret

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Published by Nelson Canada in Scarborough, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous edition: Toronto, Methuen, 1981.

StatementRichard Pomfret.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,310 p. :
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22720254M
ISBN 100176041591

Economic development is the process by which emerging economies become advanced economies. In other words, the process by which countries with low living standards become nations with high living standards. Economic development also refers to the process by which the overall health, well-being, and academic level the general population : Marie Singer. Economic overheating in the mids led to severe recession after the Asian financial crisis. Economic restructuring has been slow since Economic narrowness with concentration in real estate development and finance, together with an increase in .

in comparative terms Canada about "average" for industrial countries; since s, increasing market income inequality in US and Canada. but offset by transfers in Canadian case; Comparative studies of economic development suggest that some reasonable level of income equality may be a prerequisite for sustaining long-term economic development.   Canada is the world’s second largest country after Russia and the world’s largest country bordering only one country has a unique economic system that combines the private and public enterprises and the highest economic freedom in the world with a .

The editors wish to acknowledge the encouragement and support of the Economic Developers Association of Canada's Professional Development Committee and Board of Directors, and their endorsement of the Papers in Canadian Economic Development series for use by the professional economic development community in Canada. Paul Parker and Emanuel Carvalho. Economic development, the process whereby simple, low-income national economies are transformed into modern industrial gh the term is sometimes used as a synonym for economic growth, generally it is employed to describe a change in a country’s economy involving qualitative as well as quantitative theory of economic development—how primitive and poor.


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