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Mortgaging the Earth

by Bruce Rich

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Beacon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Banks & Banking,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Essays,
  • Business & Economics : Banks & Banking,
  • Developing countries,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection,
  • Nature : Essays,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7944842M
    ISBN 100807047074
    ISBN 109780807047071

    Book: Mortgaging the Earth: the World Bank, environmental impoverishment and the crisis of development. + pp. ref. ref. Abstract: A critique is presented of the policies of the World Bank world bank Subject Category: Institutions and OrganisationsCited by: Mortgaging the Earth: The World Bank, Environmental Impoverishment, and the Crisis of Development A deeply researched and widely acclaimed account of the World Bank and its destructive impact on the environment and social equity, as well as a questioning of the history, underlying assumptions, and goals of globalized economic development.

    His new book, Foreclosing the Future, tells the story of the Bank from the Rio Earth Summit to today. For readers who want the full history of the Bank\'s environmental record, Rich\'s acclaimed critique, Mortgaging the Earth, is an essential companion. (ebook) Mortgaging the Earth () from Dymocks online store. The Rio Earth Summit was supposed to be a turning.

    Get this from a library! Mortgaging the earth: the World Bank, environmental impoverishment, and the crisis of development. [Bruce Rich] -- The Rio Earth Summit was supposed to be a turning point for the World Bank. Environmental concerns would now play a major role in its lendingprograms and projects would go beyond economic. Get this from a library! Mortgaging the earth: the World Bank, environmental impoverishment, and the crisis of development. [Bruce Rich] -- The World Bank is the single biggest source of finance for international development, and its policies have a critical impact on the future of more than borrowing countries. In this dramatic and.


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