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World Economic and Social Survey 2002

Trends and Policies in the World Economy

  • Author: UN, DESA
  • Publication date: December 2002
  • Page count: 344
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 02.II.C.1

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ISBN: 9789211559279

About the product

Part I. State of the World Economy: In the second half of 2002, the world economy stands at a delicate juncture. After the weakest performance in a decade for the year as a whole, global economic recovery is under way. However, neither the strength, nor the breadth, nor the durability of the recovery is assured. Part II. Private-Public Interaction in Achieving Society’s Goals: examines selected aspects of the changing nature of the interaction between the public and private sectors in producing some of the goods and services that societies as a whole may desire as part of their overall development.