This Provocative Book Asks Readers To Be Politically Realistic About What Is Happening To The Overwhelming Majority Of People In Third World Countries With Three Exceptions Singapore, South Korea, And Taiwan , Development Has Not Come A Myriad Of People In Feeble Infant States Have Been Born Children Of Self Determination, But Not Of Economic And Scientific Progress State Driven, Communist, And Neo Liberal Development Models Have Failed Most Of These People The Large Majority Of Third World Countries Are Only Mistakenly Called Developing They Are Not Actually In The Process Of Becoming Newly Industrialized Countries NIC S , But Non Viable National Economies NNE S This Book Explores The Option Of Replacing The Wealth Of Nations Agenda With A Survival Of Nations Agenda In Order To Prevent Increasing Social And Political Disorders, The Author Argues That Many Countries With Primary Production And Explosive Urban Growth Will Have To Abandon Dreams Of Development To Adopt A Policy Of National Survival Based On The Search For Water, Food, And Energy Security And The Stabilization Of Their Populations
Ambassador Oswaldo de Rivero is a retired Peruvian diplomat He served as permanent representative to the United Nations in New York City, and had previously held the post as Peru s ambassador to the World Trade Organization.
- 224 pages
- The Myth of Development: The Non-Viable Economies of the 21st Century (Global Issues Series)
- Oswaldo De Rivero
- 28 October 2017 Oswaldo De Rivero