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Structural Adjustment Policies
An analysis of structural adjustment policies and their implications for developing nations.
# 98588 | 1,956 words | 9 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Oct 03, 2007 in Economics (International) , Economics (General)

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This paper discusses structural adjustment policies (SAPs), which are those policies that the World Bank (WB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have put forward over many years to developing nations. The paper particularly discusses the problems with these policies and how they have negatively affected developing nations. The paper then proposes solutions to the problems that have been created by these policies.

Table of Contents:
Explanation Of Structural Adjustment
What Is The World Bank's Impact

Sample of Sources Used:

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