Latin American Economic History: looking backwards for the future

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Universidad de la República - Uruguay
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April 2015
Paper author(s): 
Luis Bértola (Universidad de la República, Uruguay)
Javier Rodríguez Weber (Universidad de la República, Uruguay)
History and Economics

The paper will explore different trends in Latin American economic history written in different periods, relating them to contemporary academics, economic and political debates in Latin America and in the developed world. It will highlight the extent to which economic history in Latin America and Latin American historiography has shown similar development patterns to the Western canon, where particular and distinctive features can be found.


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