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Power of Productivity

Power of Productivity - 04 edition

Power of Productivity - 04 edition

ISBN13: 9780226476988

ISBN10: 0226476987

Power of Productivity by Sharon L. Lewis - ISBN 9780226476988
Edition: 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Published: 2004
International: No
Power of Productivity by Sharon L. Lewis - ISBN 9780226476988

ISBN13: 9780226476988

ISBN10: 0226476987

Edition: 04

Summary

William Lewis addresses the economic disparity between rich & poor countries & argues that there are policies that can help struggling economies grow stronger & more competitive. He identifies productivity & the encouragement of consumerism as the keys to success.

Author Bio

William W. Lewis was a partner at McKinsey & Company for twenty years and the Founding Director of the McKinsey Global Institute. He held several policymaking positions in the U.S. Departments of Defense and Energy and also served in the World Bank

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Prologue

1. Findings: The Global Economic Landscape

Part 1 - Rich and Middle-Income Countries

2. Japan: A Dual Economy

3. Europe: Falling Behind

4. The United States: Consumer Is King

5. Korea: Following Japans Path

Part 2 - Poor Countries

6. Brazil: Big Government Is Big Problem

7. Russia: Distorted Market Economy

8. India: Bad Economic Management from Democratic Government

Part 3 - Causes and Implications

9. Patterns: Clear and Strong

10. Why Bad Economic Policy around the World?

11. New Approaches

12. So What?

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