Renewing Socialist Development in the Third World

  title={Renewing Socialist Development in the Third World},
  author={Richard Westra},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary Asia},
  pages={519 - 543}
  • R. Westra
  • Published 26 September 2011
  • Economics
  • Journal of Contemporary Asia
Abstract Current global economic trends have rekindled interest in development alternatives. Competing socialist and green proposals for these development alternatives raise important questions about crafting institutional vehicles for the simultaneous realisation of popular empowerment, sustainability and poverty alleviation development goals. Much of the debate is about economic scale and the re-localising of production and consumption sundered by globalisation. Yet socialists and greens are… 
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