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STRUCTURAL ADJUSTMENT

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Definition:
A process of market-oriented economic reform aimed at restoring a sustainable balance of payments, reducing inflation, and creating the conditions for sustainable growth in per capita income.

Source Publication:
Alexander, P., Baden, S., 2000, Glossary on macroeconomics from a gender perspective, Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex + investopedia.com.

Hyperlink:
http://www.investopedia.com/terms/s/structural-adjustment.asp

Statistical Theme: Financial statistics

Created on Tuesday, July 19, 2005

Last updated on Friday, June 14, 2013