Unformatted text preview: tivity State seen as benevolent – questioned by some – for e.g Robert Bates (Harvard) & Peter Bauer (LSE) Mixed outcomes, i.e., successes in East Asia but failures in Africa and Latin America 2. Washington Consensus Era (1988 – onwards): ... change begin in 1980s, .e.g., with Thatcher and Reagan a) benevolence of big government b) focus on providing “level playing Feld” and “getting prices right” c) emphasis on macro-economic stability and Fscal discipline d) emphasis on openness e) emphasis on privatisation Development Economics, LSE Summer School 2007 23...
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