Books  Environmental Studies  Economics, Business & Industry  Environmental Economics 

The Market Tells Them So: The World Bank and Economic Fundamentalism in Africa

By: J Mihevc

320 pages, tabs

Zed Books

Paperback | Jan 1999 | #42222 | ISBN: 1856493288
Temporarily out of stock: order now to get this when available Details
NHBS Price: £20.99 $27/€24 approx
Hardback | Dec 1995 | #42221 | ISBN: 185649327X
Out of Print Details

About this book

Argues that the World Bank's `structural adjustment' is having a deleterious impact on Africa.


The fundamentalist theology of the World Bank; prelude to "the crisis" - the World Bank and the modernization of Africa; rescheduling our debtors; the World Bank and the structural adjustment of Africa; the deepening crisis; export-oriented growth, international trade and structural adjustment; structural adjustment and the environment; the ambiguous promise of biotechnology; African churches and the crisis of structural adjustment; structural adjustment and women - the response of the churches.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!

Bestsellers in this subject

The Ultimate Resource 2

NHBS Price: £57.99 $76/€66 approx

Protect or Plunder?

NHBS Price: £13.99 $18/€16 approx

The Natural Wealth of Nations

NHBS Price: £20.99 $27/€24 approx

Natural Capital

NHBS Price: £12.99 $17/€15 approx

Economics of the Environment

NHBS Price: £79.99 $105/€91 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194