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Breaking the Poverty Cycle: The Human Basis for Sustainable Development$
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Susan Pick and Jenna Sirkin

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780195383164

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383164.001.0001

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Development as Enhancing Capabilities

Development as Enhancing Capabilities

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(p.99) Chapter 5 Development as Enhancing Capabilities
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Breaking the Poverty Cycle: The Human Basis for Sustainable Development
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Susan Pick

Jenna Sirkin

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195383164.003.0005

The historical context of development economics is discussed, as well as the role of behavioral economics and psychology at the macro and micro policy levels. Sen’s Capability Approach is presented as an alternative model to traditional development economics, and the practical implications of its implementation is covered.

Keywords:   capability approach, development, behavioral, economics, psychology, policy, micro, macro, Sen, sustainable

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