In a refreshingly accessible style John Weiss presents a survey of industrialization in developing countries since 1945, as well as a study of the predominant theories of industrial growth in the Third World. This authoritative text analyzes:* the possibility of different paths to industrialization* the dominant neoclassical view and the challenges

chapter 1|19 pages

Industrialisation since 1960: an overview

chapter 3|27 pages

Neoclassical orthodoxy dominant

chapter 6|19 pages

Technology: can we open the black box?

chapter 7|23 pages

Globalisation and industrialisation

chapter 8|17 pages

Creating competitive advantage