The Development Conundrum
Introduction to International Political Economy
Sociology & Anthropology
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“The Development Conundrum.” Introduction to International Political Economy, 5th Ed. David Balaam and Bradford Dillman. New York: Longman, 2011 (released 2010). Kukreja, Sunil, "The Development Conundrum", in "Introduction to international political economy." Harlow: Pearson Education, Balaam, David N., and Bradford L. Dillman. 2010.