Developing Poverty

Developing Poverty

The State, Labor Market Deregulation, and the Informal Economy in Costa Rica and the Dominican Republic

eBook - 2000
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Using data from local surveys, interviews, and national statistics, this comparative study of two Central American cities similarly positioned in the world economy looks at how people make a living outside the mainstream of economic life, in the "informal economy," what opportunities they have for social mobility, and how state policies affect their life chances.

Publisher: University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press, [2000], ©2000
ISBN: 9780585381091
Branch Call Number: 338.98 It
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 197 pages)
Additional Contributors: EBSCOhost (Online service)


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