Unequal Alliance: The World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the Philippines

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University of California Press, Apr 20, 1990 - Business & Economics - 388 pages
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In this seminal work, U.S. development specialist Robin Broad chronicles the Philippine experiment with the structural adjustment model of development espoused by the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.
 

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Contents

The Early Years
20
Bank and Fund Centerstage
36
An Escalating World Bank Presence
63
The Consensus
70
Adjustment in Action
81
Slicing the Economic Pie
103
Industrialization and
128
Opening the Floodgates
137
Beyond the Apex Loan
155
Reshaping the Philippines
162
A Modern Enclave
190
Overall Performance
197
The Rise
202
Notes
239
List of Persons Interviewed
331
Index
339

What It Means to Be a Guinea Pig
147

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About the author (1990)

Robin Broad is a resident associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and an international affairs fellow of the Council on Foreign Relations.