Publisher description for The politics of economic inequality in developing countries / Philip Nel.

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Inequalities of wealth and income have a significant impact for the achievement of economic, political and human development in developing counties. This book argues that a high level of economic inequality undermines a country's growth potential, retards the development of social capital, and encourages corruption.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Developing countries -- Economic conditions.
Equality -- Developing countries.