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The Fiscal Crisis of the Latin American State.

I INTRODUCfION In this paper we shall explore the fiscal implications of the expansion of the economic activity of the state in Latin America during the post-war period. Such an analysis may also throw some light upon the role of the state in the process of industrialisation on the periphery of the world economy, and in particular on the part played by the public sector in mobilising resources for capital accumulation.