Getting Ahead Collectively: Grassroots Experiences in Latin America

Getting Ahead Collectively: Grassroots Experiences in Latin America

Albert O. Hischman


during this brief and assuredly offered account, the writer tells of his visits to grassroots improvement facilities supported through the Inter-American beginning within the Dominican Republic, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Argentina and Uruguay. Combining undertaking histories with research, he describes the advantages and prices of cooperatives and the function of institutions operating in social or monetary contexts. Hirschman's mild optimism reveals it "noteworthy . . . that non-public projects for social advertising have this day come to occupy so fashionable a place."

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